How do I check emails using my browser - Webmail?

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At SKGOLD Hosting you have several ways to access your Webmail. Each way has its own advantages and disadvantages. Please choose the way that is most convenient for you.

  • Option #1 (recommended)

    Access the Webmail via the client area:

    • Log into your Client Area using your primary email address and your password.
    • Click the "Hosting Plans / Services" and "My Hosting Plans" link in the top navigation.
    • Click the "View Details" button in the last column of the product table.
    • Click the "Login to Webmail" button.

    More detailed instructions with images can be found in the Client Area FAQs.

    - Advantages: Secure Webmail access.

    - Disadvantages: Long way. You should be logged with administrative privileges in your client area and navigate to the hosting details page.

  • Option #2 (recommended)

    Access the Webmail via the secure, direct URL:

    • The URL format is https://your-server-hostname:2096
      Replace the "your-server-hostname" with an actual hostname of your server; please read the next paragraph...

    The exact URL and Your Server Hostname can be found in the email entitled "Hosting Account Information" that has been sent to you after account activation. If you missed or deleted this email, you can find it in the Email History section in your client area.

    - Advantages: Fast and secure Webmail access. You don't need to go through the client area.

    - Disadvantages: You need to remember your Email Account Password. The use of incorrect password will block your IP address and you will get the Timeout Error.

    To reset the Email Account Password please follow instructions provided in this article https://www.skgoldhosting.com/forgot-email-password.htmll.

  • Option #3 (not recommended)

    Access the Webmail via your domain name:

    • The URL format is http://webmail.your-domain-name.com
      Replace the "your-domain-name.com" with your actual domain name.
    Please keep in mind that while accessing your Webmail via your domain name, you will get a browser security warning. You will need to accept this security warning in order to proceed to Webmail page.

    - Advantages: You don't need to go through the client area.

    - Disadvantages: Unsecure URL. Browser security warning. The use of incorrect password will block your IP address and you will get the Timeout Error.

    To reset the Email Account Password please follow instructions provided in this article https://www.skgoldhosting.com/forgot-email-password.htmll.

If you need our assistance, please contact us by opening a support ticket through your client area.

 

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