Bellsouth Smtp Server Settings

Bellsouth Smtp Server Settings

BellSouth is a telecommunication company based in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2016, it was merged into AT&T. From then, it started providing email services to its users. Using the Bellsouth.net email service, you can access your email account from a smartphone or desktop device via the IMAP server.

On this page, you’ll learn the BellSouth SMTP server settings and the steps to use them to configure your email account with email clients.

BellSouth IMAP and SMTP Server settings

Incoming server settings

  1. Account type: IMAP
  2. Port: 993
  3. Security type: SSL
  4. Username and password: Your Bellsouth.net email account and password

Outgoing server settings

  1. Account type: SMTP
  2. Port: 465
  3. Security type: SSL
  4. Username and password: Your Bellsouth.net email account and password

Now, let’s see how to configure your email account using the Bellsouth.net SMTP settings.

For Mailbird

  1. Launch the Mailbird application.
  2. Go to the Add Account window.
  3. In the opened window, type your Bellsouth.net email account’s name and address.
  4. Click the Continue button.
  5. Now, the Mailbird application will try to detect your account’s server settings.
  6. Once the account settings are detected, the window titled Settings found will open.
  7. Click on the Continue button followed by Start using Mailbird.
  8. If you wish to add one more Bellsouth.net email account, then click on the Add more accounts button in the You’re all set widow.
  9. Configure the account by following the on-screen instructions.
  10. After configuring the account successfully, send a test mail to check whether the account is configured correctly.

For Gmail

If you wish to configure your Bellsouth.net email account with the Gmail client using the Bellsouth SMTP server settings, then follow the below instructions.

  1. Sign in to your Gmail account from the desktop browser.
  2. On the Gmail application’s main screen, click on the Settings option and select See all settings.
  3. Go to the Accounts and Import tab.
  4. Click on the Add another email address command.
  5. Now, a dialog box titled Add a mail account will open.
  6. On the opened box, type your Bellsouth.net email address and click Next.
  7. Now, a window prompting you to enter your account’s address, password, incoming server address, port number, and security type will open.
  8. Enter your Bellsouth.net email account information in the given fields and click Add Account.
  9. Now, your Bellsouth.net email account will be configured with the Gmail client.

For Outlook

  1. Open the Outlook application.
  2. Go to the File menu.
  3. Select Info -> Add Account.
  4. Type your Bellsouth.net email address in the given field and click Next.
  5. When prompted, type your account’s IMAP and SMTP server settings in the given fields and click Next.
  6. Once your account is configured with the Outlook application, try to send a test mail.
  7. If you receive the test mail successfully, it means your account is configured correctly.
  8. Otherwise, reconfigure your account.

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