It is possible to use the service just as ordinary email account and configure a mail client to retrieve and send messages through your private email server.
Only encrypted connections are supported by our mail servers, so please use the following settings:
Username: your email address
Password: password for this email account
Incoming/outgoing servers name: mail.privateemail.com
Incoming server type: IMAP or POP3
Incoming server (IMAP): 993 port for SSL, 143 for TLS/STARTTLS
Incoming server (POP3): 995 port for SSL, 110 for TLS/STARTTLS
Outgoing server (SMTP): 465 port for SSL, 587 for TLS/STARTTLS
Outgoing server authentication should be switched on, SPA (secure password authentication) must be disabled.