What is POP3?

Farbyte offer POP3 hosting services that are fully compliant with the POP3 protocol standards.
POP3 (Post Office Protocol 3) is the current version of a standard protocol for receiving e-mail. POP3 is a client/server protocol in which email is received and held for you on a Farbyte mail server. Typically, your client email program will check your mail-box on the server and download any mail.

POP3 is designed to delete mail on the server as soon as you have downloaded it. However, you can configure your email client to leave the email messages on the server.

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