Email Setup

Outlook

  • SMTP Server: smtp-mail.outlook.com
  • SMTP server port: 587
  • SMTP username: your outlook email address
  • SMTP password: outlook password
  • Use SSL Encryption: Select
  • Hotspot owner name: The name you want to appear in emails
  • Hotspot owner email: Your email address

Gmail

  • SMTP Server: smtp.gmail.com
  • SMTP server port: 587
  • SMTP username: your gmail email address (excluding @gmail.com)
  • SMTP password: your gmail password
  • Use SSL Encryption: Select
  • Hotspot owner name: The name you want to appear in emails
  • Hotspot owner email: Your email address
    If you receive error message 534 or similar you may need to allow access to less secure apps at the bottom of this page:
    https://myaccount.google.com/security?pli=1
    and unlock google captcha:
    https://accounts.google.com/displayunlockcaptcha
    If you have opted-in to 2-step, there is no longer a specific setting to "allow less secure apps". What you should look for is "App Passwords" found under Sign-in and Security settings here:
    https://security.google.com/settings/security/apppasswords

Aol

  • SMTP Server: smtp.aol.com
  • SMTP server port: 587
  • SMTP username: your aol email address
  • SMTP password: your aol password
  • Use SSL Encryption: Select
  • Hotspot owner name: The name you want to appear in emails
  • Hotspot owner email: Your email address

Windows Live Hotmail

  • SMTP Server: smtp.live.com
  • SMTP server port: 587
  • SMTP username: your Windows Live Hotmail email address
  • SMTP password: your Windows Live Hotmail password
  • Use SSL Encryption: Select
  • Hotspot owner name: The name you want to appear in emails
  • Hotspot owner email: Your email address
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