Ok i am using kmail. And i put in all the information you said the message is being sent (it goes into my sent items, but then i can't receive the message. I created a email account in ispconfig like you guys said. But When i go to test it i don't get any messages. it says that there is no new mail in imap. Is it ok that i am sending the test message to my self is that ok??? Like i created [email protected] and to test i send a message to [email protected]. Well so far so good i just need to get this to work. if you need any more infor i will provide it.