Configure your email account in Apple (Mac) Mail

This tutorial assumes you have already set up an e-mail account in your control panel. 1. Click File… then click Add Account. 2. Type your name here as you want it to appear on outgoing mail… your full e-mail address… then enter the password associated with this e-mail address. 3. […]

How to create hosting packages in WHM

This guide assumes you’ve already logged in to WebHost Manager (WHM). Hosting packages help speed up the process of creating new cPanel hosting accounts by pre-defining several properties of the accounts you want to create  (i.e. storage space, bandwidth, emails, parked domains, etc.) You can create as many hosting packages […]

How to find your email settings

The settings you need to use, no matter which software or device you are adding your email account to, can be found by clicking on Help > Email Settings on our website. Here is the direct link: https://help.texo.co.za/email-settings/

How to install WordPress

This guide assumes you’ve already logged in to your website’s cPanel 1. Scroll to the Softaculous Apps Installer section and click on the WordPress icon 2. Click the Install button on the top right 3. Enter the required info most of the pre-filled details can be left as is, unless […]

Change your WordPress login in phpMyAdmin

If you’ve forgotten your WordPress dashboard login, and can’t use the Reset Password tool because you can’t remember which email address or username is correct, there’s an easy way to fix this using the phpMyAdmin tool in your cpanel. 1. Login to your website cPanel If you’ve forgotten how to do this, […]

How to add email hosting for a new account

Our South African network hosts websites and email accounts on separate servers. This means that, once you’ve created a hosting account in your webserver WHM, you will need to login to your mailserver WHM and create an account for the new domain on the mailserver as well. 1. Login to […]

Email account setup on iPhone and iPad

Please follow this step-by-step instruction in order to set up your Texo email account on iPhone: Select Settings from the home screen of your iPhone Choose Mail, Contacts, Calendars Click on Add Account   Choose Other from the list Select Add Mail Account In the New Account menu, you will need to specify the following records:  Name: your name, it will appear […]

How to edit your hosts file

By editing your PC or Mac’s hosts file, you can manually point a domain to an IP address. This means that you can work on and view your website before your domain has been transferred to Texo. Windows 8 or 8.1 Unfortunately Windows 8 makes it annoying to open apps […]

Email account setup in Microsoft Outlook 2007-2010

1. To create new account in Outlook, first go to the tab “File”. Click on “Account Settings” and choose “Account Settings” from the drop-down menu. 2. Click “New” in the new window 3. Choose the option “Manually configure server settings or additional server types” and click “Next” 4. Choose “Internet […]