Outgoing mail servers

The most common SMTP mail servers

ADSL Router Settings in South Africa

VPI: 8

VCI: 35

LLC: LLC-Based

The most common Outgoing servers in South Africa:

In order to assist our clients to configure there outgoing mail servers on there computers.

These server types should work for most types of internet conections in South Africa.

We have compiled a list of the most common outgoing server types.


All outgoing mail servers use port 25 unless otherwise specified.

  • For Telkom ADSL, outgoing server is smtp.dsl.telkomsa.net, smtp.saix.net or smtp.saix.co.za
  • For Telkom Analogue Dial Up, use smtp.saix.net, smtp.dsl.telkomsa.net or smtp.saix.co.za
  • For 8TA (Eita), the outgoing server is smtp.dsl.telkomsa.net, smtp.saix.net or smtp.saix.co.za
  • For MWEB ADSL, outgoing server is smtp.mweb.co.za or smtp.mweb.net
  • For Vodacom 3G, outgoing server is smtp.vodacom.co.za or smtp.vodamail.co.za
  • For MTN 3G, the outgoing server is mail.mtn.co.za
  • For Cell C the outgoing server is mail.cmobile.co.za
  • For Iburst, outgoing server is smtp.iburst.co.za
  • For I.S. ADSL the outgoing server is smtp.isdsl.net
  • For I.S. 3G the outgoing server is smtp.isgsm.net or smtp.dial-up.net
  • For goggaconnect outgoing server is smtp.vodacom.co.za or smtp.vodamail.co.za
  • For Neotel, outgoing server is smtp.neomail.co.za
  • For ABSA, outgoing server is smtp.absamail.co.za or mail.absa.co.za
  • For @lantic (ADSL,Dialup, ISDN) : smtp.lantic.net
  • For NetActive (ADSL,Dialup, ISDN) : smtp.netactive.co.za
  • For Polka (ADSL,Dialup, ISDN) : smtp.polka.co.za
  • For Web Africa (ADSL,Dialup, ISDN) : smtp.wa.co.za
  • For Afrihost (ADSL, Dialup, ISDN): smtp.afrihost.co.za
  • For Nexus ADSL: smtp.isdal.net
  • For Cybersmart : smtpauth2.cybersmart.co.za or smtp.cybersmart.co.za
  • For Vox: smtp.lantic.net
  • For Axxess: smtp.axxess.co.za or smtp.isdsl.net
  • For Sentech: smtp.sentech.co.za
  • For YahClick Satelite connections: smtp.datapro.co.za
  • For Nokia/OVI : smtp.mail.ovi.com or smtp.mail.yahoo.com
  • For About IT Online : smtp.aboutitonline.co.za or smtp.isdsl.net

Incomming mail servers

For office 365 – outlook.office365.com

To set up your e-mail on our server use the following settings:

Email Address: you@yourdomain.co.za

Incoming (POP) server: mail.yourdomain.co.za

Outgoing (SMTP) server: smtp.your-domain.com

Account / User Name: you@yourdomain.co.za

SMTP Authentication: On (same Username as POP)

SMTP Port: 587

In order to set Gmail up on your computer

The SMTP server for Google requires authentication.

SMTP server (outgoing mail): smtp.gmail.com

SMTP username: Your full Gmail address (eg. yourname@gmail.com)

SMTP password: Your Gmail password

SMTP TLS/SSL required: yes