Is Zoho Mail IMAP or POP?

IMAP – An introduction Zoho Mail can be configured on any standard IMAP email client using the IMAP and SMTP Server Settings. IMAP is more recent than POP and allows a two-way synchronization between the email clients and your Zoho Mail account.

What is the IMAP server for Zoho Mail?
Setup Your Account with Your Email Program Using IMAP (Zoho Mail) IMAP Server
IMAP port 993
IMAP security SSL / TLS
IMAP username Your full email address
IMAP password Your password

Can you have POP and IMAP enabled at the same time?

No, having two different devices access the same account via two different protocols (IMAP/POP) will not work well. IMAP is designed to store messages on the mail server. It stores incoming and outgoing messages on the server in folders. POP3 is designed to store messages on the local device.

Where do I find IMAP settings?

If you are connecting a Microsoft account, you can always check for updated IMAP and SMTP settings by going to Settings > View all Settings > Sync email > POP and IMAP.

What is my IMAP account?

The incoming mail server for an IMAP account may also be called the IMAP server. For example, if your e-mail provider is, the incoming mail server is likely To be able to edit the port number that follows the server address, select this check box.

Which is better IMAP or POP mail?

IMAP is better if you are going to be accessing your email from multiple devices, such as a work computer and a smart phone. POP3 works better if you are only using one device, but have a very large number of emails. It is also better if you have a poor internet connection and need to access your emails offline.

What is SMTP host for Zoho Mail?

In case of Zoho Mail, you need to connect to in SSL or TLS ports i.e 465 or 587 respectively.

What do I put for IMAP server?

When setting up a mail client such as Microsoft Outlook, Mac Mail, iPhone, or Android, you will need either enter POP or IMAP server settings….

  1. IMAP Server Name:
  2. IMAP Port: 993.
  3. SMTP Server Name:
  4. SMTP Port: 587 (for TLS) or 465 (for SSL)