Get Email from your Domain to Gmail

Webuzo LogoWebuzo allows users to create email account for their domains by deploying the Email Server (Exim + Dovecot) by a click of a button. Exim and Dovecot can be installed from the Webuzo Enduser Panel >> Apps >> Utilities Category.

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Users can freely create as many email accounts required for the domains added to their Webuzo Panel.

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Webuzo provides SquirrelMail as the default Webmail to access emails of the accounts created from the Webuzo Enduser Panel.

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Once you have created Email Accounts using the tutorials mentioned above, here is a step-wise guide to use Gmail to retrieve it via the web.

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Step 1) Login to your Gmail account. If you don’t have a Gmail account, you can set one up here.

Step 2) Hit Settings to Add your domain email to GMAIL.
Gmail Settings

Step 3) Click on the “Account” Tab >> “Add a POP3 mail account you own.”
Add a POP3 mail account you own

Step 4) Add your email address to the popup window and click “Next Step.”
Add Email address to GMAIL

Step 5) Fill in your Username, Password, and POP Server to configure your mail box and Click “Add Account”
Configure Email Box to GMAIL

Step 6) Your decision on whether to leave a copy of retrieved message on the server will primarily depend on where you want to receive your mail. If you’re going to use Gmail as your exclusive source for email, uncheck the leave on server box.

Step 7) Confirm the settings and Hit “Finish” or “Next Step” is “Yes” is selected.
Confirm the settings to GMAIL

Simple Eh ?

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Fixing the “Bad request: The IMAP server is reporting that plain text logins are disabled. ” error in Webuzo SquirrelMail

Squirrel MailWebuzo is ported with SquirrelMail as the default web-client to access emails.
SquirrelMail is a standards-based webmail package written in PHP. It includes built-in pure PHP support for the IMAP and SMTP protocols, and all pages render in pure HTML 4.0 (with no JavaScript required) for maximum compatibility across browsers. It has very few requirements and is very easy to configure and install. SquirrelMail has all the functionality you would want from an email client, including strong MIME support, address books, and folder manipulation.

It is deployed along with Exim – the SMTP Email Server, which can be installed by a click from the Webuzo Enduser Panel >> Apps >> Utilities Category

Guide :

Accessing SquirrelMail is as simple as a pie with Webuzo.
Guide :

Issue # 1
Error : Bad request: The IMAP server is reporting that plain text logins are disabled.
For instance you may face an error as follows while logging in to the web-client, which is forced SSL authentication.

Squirrel Mail Error

Fix for the above issue

Step 1)
Open the Dovecot Auth configuration using your favorite editor
1) SSL

vi /etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-auth.conf

Replace the line (Comment the line !!!)
ssl = yes


#ssl = yes

Save the above file !!!

Step 2)

Open the Dovecot SSL configuration using your favorite editor
1) Turn OFF SSL

vi /etc/dovecot/conf.d/10-ssl.conf

Replace the line
ssl = required


ssl = no

Save the above file !!!

Step 3)
Restart the Dovecot Service

service dovecot restart

That’s it !!! Simple enough !!!

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Webuzo Email Accounts and Thunderbird

Webuzo Thunderbird LogoThunderbird is a free email application that’s easy to set up and customize – and it’s loaded with great features. Mozilla Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform email, news, and chat client developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

Thunderbird can manage multiple email, newsgroup, and news feed accounts and supports multiple identities within accounts. Features such as quick search, saved search folders (“virtual folders”), advanced message filtering, message grouping, and labels help manage and find messages. On Linux-based systems, system mail (movemail) accounts are supported.

This articles guides user to configure their emails accounts created using the Webuzo Email Management Service to Mozilla Thunderbird.

Getting Started
Requirements :
1) Email Account Created using Webuzo. Guide
2) Download and Install Mozilla Thunderbird.

Step 1) Click on “Create a New Account” in Thunderbird to configure a New Account
Webuzo Thunderbird Create Account

Step 2) Populate the required fields and Hit Continue.
a) Your Name : Name for the Email Account
b) Email Address
c) Password to the Email Account
Webuzo Thunderbird Configure Account

Step 3) Sit back and relax. Thunderbird with find for you the rest of the configurations on the basis of the details served in Step 2.
Webuzo Thunderbird Continue Configuring Account

Step 4) Hit “Done” and you are good to go.
Webuzo Thunderbird Done

Step 5) That’s it!!! You are now ready to send/receive emails to your box.
Webuzo Thunderbird Access Emails

Hope that was simple enough.

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