Cox Email Settings For Windows Live Mail


IMAP cox email Server Settings

The basic IMAP server settings information required to set up the Cox Email on email client programs are

Similar user name and password which the user use to access the email account

Cox denies the use of unsecure ports

The detailed information needed are:

Your Name: User Name

Email Address: user email address with @cox.net

User Name: The first part of your Cox email address, without @cox.net

Password: Email account password

Account Type: IMAP

Incoming Mail Settings:

Server name: imap.cox.net

Port number: 993 with SSL enabled and the authentication box checked, if available

Outgoing Mail Settings:

Server name: smtp.cox.net

Check the Port number and use one of the following options: 587 with TLS enabled

465 with SSL enabled and the authentication box checked, if available

Use SSL / TLS: Yes

Cox user name and password required

POP or POP3 Server Settings

The basic POP or POP3 server settings information required to set up the Cox Email on email client programs are

Using POP settings may cause issues with syncing email across all the users devices. If the user use POP settings then he or she need to set the email client to Leave Messages on Server

While using the setting Leave Messages on Server the users are recommended by Cox team is to regularly check the mailbox size to ensure that the user do not cross the mailbox storage limit

The essential informations needed are

Incoming POP Port:

smtp.cox.net:

Outgoing SMTP Port:

587 with TLS enabled

465 with SSL enabled and check the authentication box, if available

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