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email_autoconfiguration [2018/05/26 11:38]
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-==== Email Client Autoconfiguration ====+==== Email Client Autoconfiguration ​(Thunderbird and Outlook, using static files) ​====
 Many email clients include the ability to automatically look up mail server settings once a user enters an email address, which saves the user time and reduces the chance for user error. ​ Mozilla have developed one standard, and Microsoft another, and of course they aren't compatible, though they can both be implemented fairly simply on your Neth server. ​ Many other email clients will use one or the other of these methods; a notable exception is Apple Mail on both iOS and OS X--Apple Mail uses yet a different method that will be addressed separately at a later time. Many email clients include the ability to automatically look up mail server settings once a user enters an email address, which saves the user time and reduces the chance for user error. ​ Mozilla have developed one standard, and Microsoft another, and of course they aren't compatible, though they can both be implemented fairly simply on your Neth server. ​ Many other email clients will use one or the other of these methods; a notable exception is Apple Mail on both iOS and OS X--Apple Mail uses yet a different method that will be addressed separately at a later time.