Updating Existing Applications for the New E-Mail Server

Please see below for instructions for updating Outlook, Android, and iPhones to the new server address that will be taking effect per the email you received from Switchfast.

Generally, you’ll need to change anything that says “switchfasttech.com” to “Switchfast.biz,” all other info (username, password, ports) will stay the same.

  • Smtp.switchfasttech.com becomes smtp.switchfast.biz
  • Pop.switchfasttech.com becomes pop.switchfast.biz
  • Mail.switchfasttech.com becomes mail.switchfast.biz

***If you use IMAP, please contact the Support Helpdesk at 773.241.3000 for assistance in transitioning to the new server.

Changing an iPhone to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Touch the settings icon on the home screen:

Updating Existing Applications for the New E-Mail Server

Touch the “Mail, Contacts, Calendars button”

Calendars button

Touch the name of your hosted Switchfast account

Change the “Incoming Mail Server” and “Outgoing Mail Server” to the new settings, then press Done

Outgoing Mail Server


Changing an Android to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Touch the app drawer icon in the dock on your Android

Changing an Android to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Touch the “Settings” icon

Settings

Touch the name of your hosted Switchfast account, then touch “Incoming Settings”

Incoming Settings

Change the POP3 Server to “pop.switchfast.biz” and then touch Done

POP3

Touch Outgoing settings, change the SMTP Server to smtp.switchfast.biz, and then touch Done

Change the SMTP Server


Changing Outlook 2003 to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Open Outlook 2003. Under Tools, select Email Accounts.

Changing Outlook 2003 to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Select “View or change existing e-mail accounts,” then Next

View or change existing e-mail accounts

Select your Switchfast hosted POP account, then the Change button

Switchfast hosted POP

Change the incoming server to pop.switchfast.biz and the outgoing server to smtp.switchfast.biz, then Next, then Finish

Change the incoming server


Changing Outlook 2007 to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Open Outlook 2007. Under Tools, select Account Settings.

Changing Outlook 2007 to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Select your Switchfast POP account and then click on Change…

Change the Incoming Mail Server to pop.switchfast.biz and Outgoing Mail server to smtp.switchfast.biz

Switchfast POP

Choose Next, Finish, then Close


Changing Outlook 2010/2013 to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Open Outlook 2010/2013. Under File, select Account Settings, then Account Settings.

Changing Outlook 2010/2013 to the new Switchfast hosted POP3 server

Select your Switchfast POP

Select your Switchfast POP account and then click on Change…

Change the Incoming Mail Server to pop.switchfast.biz and the Outgoing mail server to smtp.switchfast.biz

Click on Next, then Finish, then Close

Click on Next, then Finish, then Close