How to Enable IMAP/POP3/SMTP for Gmail/Yahoo/Hotmai Account

If you need setup Email Alarm, you need to open POP3/SMTP/IMAP via mailbox background.

1.Gmail account


Step 1: Enable IMAP and/or POP3

You need to enable IMAP and/or POP3 access in the Gmail account settings before you can access email using IMAP/POP3:

1. Go to the "Settings", e.g. click on the "Gears" icon and select "Settings".

2. Click on "Forwarding and POP/IMAP".

3. Enable "IMAP Access" and/or "POP Download"

Step 2: Enable Third-Party Mail Clients

Google may block (by default) third-party (less secure) mail clients like e.g.  ifcam APP,Outlook, Thunderbird, MailList Controller or Inbox2DB.

· See: for details.The page contains a link to enable "Less secure apps" in MyAccount.

· You can also enable "Less secure apps" (third-party mail clients) from:"MyAccount" > "Sign-in & security" > "Connected apps & sites" > 

"Allow less secure apps"




2.Yahoo account

Turn on less secure access to your Yahoo account by clicking here: and

turning on ‘Allow apps that use less secure sign-in’.



 3.Hotmail account

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