How to Change Email SMTP Port from 25 to 26

How to Change Email SMTP Port from 25 to 26

Solution:

Many ISPs are now blocking port 25. If you are unable to send email but are able to receive, you may need to change your outgoing SMTP server port to 26.

Here are the related instructions for the most popular email clients:

Thunderbird

To change the outgoing mail port from 25 to 26:

1. Launch the Thunderbird mail client
2.Drop down the Edit menu, and choose Account Settings
3.Click Outgoing Server (SMTP)
4.On the right hand side select the server to modify and click Edit
5.Change the port number from 25 to 26
6.Click OK
7.Restart Thunderbird

Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express

To change the outgoing mail port from 25 to 26:

1. In Outlook, drop down the Tools menu
2.Choose Accounts or Email Accounts
3. View or change existing e-mail accounts should be marked
4.Click Next
5. Select the account and click Change
6.Select More Settings
7.In Outlook Express, drop down the Tools menu
8. Choose Accounts
9.Select the account and click Properties
10.Click on the Advanced tab
11.Change the outgoing mail from port 25 to port 26
12.Make sure that the box that says This connections requires a secure connection(SSL) is NOT checked
13.Click OK
14.Restart Outlook

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