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Help with setting up an e-mail account!!
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Author:  Chateau Brokerage [ Mon Sep 04, 2006 5:52 pm ]
Post subject:  Help with setting up an e-mail account!!

Hi there i have a domain with ( and have an account with freehostia (user - chatea)

I have pointed the nameservers for the domains to the 2 provided by freehostia. ( &

This enabled my site to work fine when i pointed my browser to, it was all good.

Next i tried to check my email in the 2 accounts that i had created,
info(@) & admin(@)

I loged into the webmail system with my details and i could see the menu of inbox and so on. I sent myself a test email and it appeared in my inbox succesfully. Now the problem lies when i tried to send an email, it cant, it says couldnot authenticate smtp server.

here is the details provided by ipower,

pop3 account -

freehostia mail server -


Author:  Burton [ Tue Sep 05, 2006 9:50 am ]
Post subject: 

The POP3 server shoud be also. If the problem still persists open a Trouble Ticket from your account with us. To do this use the "request help" link under every post in every help topic in the Help Center in your Control Panel. We will do our best help you there as soon as possible.

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