Email Client Configuration

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Encrypted Emails are not allowed. All email transport protocols are unencrypted. There are NO privacy!

Preface

This will help you configure your Email client to access your mailbox and send Email.

Pre-Configuration

To get your email address @nmhamwan.net, send an email to netops@nmhamwan.net (or call by phone) and include your call sign.

After your call sign is provisioned we will contact you with the required password.

Configuration Steps

Always enter your call sign in lower case.
These configuration is based on this Client Node Configuration Any other client configuration and/or any firewall might compromise the functionality.

Device Configuration

Below are some configurations for devices we currently use.


Mozilla Thunderbird


   Accounts -> Set up an account: Email
   Your name: callsign
   Email address: callsign@nmhamwan.net
   Password: (enter password we provide)
   Select Manual config
                   Server hostname    Port SSL   Authentication            
   Incoming: IMAP  mail.nmhamwan.net  143  none  Encrypted password
   Outgoing: SMTP  smtp.nmhamwan.net  587  none  Encrypted password
   Username: callsign
   Select Done
Thunderbird might warn you that this configuration will not use encryption.

I understand the risks: Checked

Select Done

Post-Configuration

   Send an Email to your self.
   Send an Email to an Email outside the nmhamwan.net domain.
   Ask for or send and email from outside nmhamwan.net domain to your mailbox.