Si_L 00:30 12 Jun 2007

In laymans terms, what is a POP3 account?

  lotvic 00:38 12 Jun 2007

POP3 is the abbreviation for Post Office Protocol - a data format for delivery of emails across the Internet
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  Belatucadrus 00:42 12 Jun 2007

A POP3 e-mail account is an account where e-mail messages are recovered from the mail server by a POP3 mail program such as Outlook Express or Mozilla Thunderbird. The Server mail account is almost always provided by your ISP.

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Webmail on the other hand is usually accessible directly from the net using a web browser.

  lotvic 21:59 12 Jun 2007

I see, you've ticked 'resolved'

..glad we could help.

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