Em Client Not Connecting To Server - [SOLVED]

Is eM Client not connecting to server? There might be problems with your email server or email settings on the eM Client app. Sometimes, this error occurs when the eM Client app is not allowed to access your email account.

To fix the server connection issue in eM Client, keep reading the instructions below.

  • Step 1:On your computer, launch the eM Client app and click the Menu button at the top-left corner.
  • Step 2:Select the Tools option followed by Accounts from the drop-down menu.
  • Step 3:In the Accounts window, choose your email account from the left-side panel and click the General tab.
  • Step 4:Under User Information, verify that you have entered the correct email address in the Email field.
  • Step 5:Also, verify whether you have entered the correct email address and password of your email account in the Authentication section.
  • Step 6:Go to the SMTP tab and verify whether you have entered the correct outgoing mail server name, server port, and encryption type in the Server field.
  • Step 7:Under the Authentication section, ensure that the Server requires authentication checkbox is selected.
  • Step 8:Navigate to the POP3 or IMAP tab and check the incoming mail server name, server port, and encryption type.
  • Step 9:If you have configured your Gmail account in eM Client, close the app and open the default browser on your computer.
  • Step 10:Navigate to the official Gmail sign-in page and enter your login credentials in the required field to access your email account.
  • Step 11:Click the Security tab from the left-side panel and navigate to the Less secure apps section.
  • Step 12:Toggle on the slider next to Allow less secure apps: On.
  • Step 13:Log out from your Gmail account and launch the eM Client app.
  • Step 14:Send a test email from your Gmail account and check if the problem has been resolved.
  • Step 15:If still eM client not connecting to server, remove and reconfigure your email account settings.