A desktop email client enables managing your email in a fully ntegrated way with other desktop programs. Most desktop email programs also build up a local search index, which makes handling large amounts of email easier.
Desktop email clients also allow advanced features such as identity management, PGP encryption, auto-filing, delayed emails and moving emails between accounts.
Depending on your operating system, we recommend using the following applications:
MacOSX: Mac Mail, Thunderbird, Postbox
Windows: Thunderbird, Outlook
When adding your GreenAnt email, you will have to enter the following infromation when prompted:
- Your Name
- Email Address
- Your Password
- Incoming Server Type:
- Incoming User Name: your email address (i.e.
- Outgoing User Name: your email address (i.e.
- Account Name: (this is up to you)
- Incoming Server Name:
- Outgoing Server Name:
Moving email between addresses
When you use a desktop email clinet, you can set up multiple accounts. With GreenAnt email you can easily move emails between accounts by simply dragging and dropping emails or folders between email accounts.