It is possible to use your existing @gmail.com account to access/manage your LetsHost email in place of an email client such as Outlook or Thunderbird. To set this up in Gmail, please see the following steps.

  • Log in to your Gmail account
  • Click the gear icon in the upper right and click Settings
  • Open the Accounts and Import tab
  • In the Check Mail Using POP3 section, click Add POP3 Email Account
  • Enter the full email address of the account you’d like to access, Then click Next Step
  • Enter in the following:
  • Enter in your username: Your full email address
  • Enter in your password: Email address password
  • POP server: Server hostname (in the form ‘lhxx.dnsireland.com’, see below for more information)
  • Port: 110
  • Click on Leave a copy of retrieved messages on the server
  • Click Add Account and then tick Yes, I want to be able to send mail as your domain name
  • Click on Next Step to complete the process

 

To find out the correct hostname to enter (which replaces ‘lhxx.dnsireland.com’ from above), enter your domain name (without WWW) and click Lookup!

 

If you require further information/assistance on this, please submit a ticket and a member of the team will be happy to assist further.