Getting started

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ImprovMX Domain (DNS) Validation

In order to begin utilizing ImprovMX to forward and/or send mail from your domain, you must set the required DNS records on your domain.
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ImprovMX API Rate Limits

ImprovMX employs rate limits based on the method of API call on a per minute basis. Check below for up-to-date rate limits on ImprovMX.
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ImprovMX IMAP, POP, and Incoming Protocols

This article explains incoming mail settings, or lack thereof, while utilizing ImprovMX.
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Aliases on ImprovMX

This article describes how to create and utilize your domain's email aliases within ImprovMX.
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How to enable password login / 2FA

Follow these instructions to create a password and/or enable two-factor authentication on your ImprovMX account.
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How to use ImprovMX SMTP with Outlook

Follow these steps to start using ImprovMX SMTP with the Outlook mail client.
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How to use ImprovMX SMTP with Gmail

Follow these steps to start using ImprovMX SMTP with the Gmail web client.
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Adding DKIM and DMARC records to your domain

Using DMARC authentication with DKIM signatures will help eliminate email spoofing for your domain.
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Updated over a week ago

How to use ImprovMX SMTP with Thunderbird

Follow these steps to start using ImprovMX SMTP with Thunderbird.
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Configure your DNS settings

MX records are used to tell mail senders which server handles incoming email for domain.
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Testing your forwarding from the same Gmail account

Testing email aliases from the same Gmail account you are redirecting to is going to fail. Please check your redirection from another mail.
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"Send mail as" from your alias with Gmail

It is possible to add any ImprovMX alias as a sending email on Gmail. Free and reliable. It only takes a minute to setup!
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Updating your ImprovMX domain’s login email

Sometimes, the email attached to a domain registered on ImprovMX is not the right one. Follow this guide to move to another domain email.
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Updated over a week ago