Infrastructure Migrations 1/31/2017

DataYard’s technical operations team will be migrating infrastructure servers on the evening of 1/31 commencing at 6:00 PM and ending at approximately 7:00 PM.  Services affected:

Each of these services will experience ~ 10 minutes of downtime during this timeframe.  If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know by contacting or by calling 937-226-6896 and pressing option 2 for technical support.

How do I configure my Android phone to work with Connect mail?

Follow the guide below to set up POP/IMAP email on an Android device.

Step 1: Go to “Apps“.
Step 2: Go to “Email”.
Step 3: Click on the Menu” button.
Step 4: Go to “Settings“.
Step 5: Click on “+ Add An Account“. (You may have to select Add New Account again depending on you phone app)
Step 6: Enter your full email address and password for the email account.

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Step 7: After hitting “Manual Setup” you will select the desired protocol.

android account type

Step 8: Enter in our mail server information. For POP/IMAP server enter or and for username enter your username given to you by DataYard. Example “carri.test”. If the password field is not filled in, re-enter it again.  Select Port 995 for inbound POP. Select Port 993 for inbound IMAP port. 

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Step 9: Enter in our mail server information. For the host SMTP server enter and for username enter your username supplied by DataYard.  If the password field is not filled in, re-enter it again. Select Port 587 for outbound server.

android outgoing


Step 10: Select “Next”.  Proceed to the following steps on screen.  These setting are your personal preferences.


January Maintenance Window – 1/14/2017

Just a friendly reminder, we’re performing monthly maintenance on our server infrastructure this Saturday, 1/14/2016.   We’ll be starting maintenance at 3 AM and should be completed by 10 AM.

Maintenance will include performing updates to our managed server infrastructure, working on internal projects, and performing out of band tasks that require reboots/shutdowns/service interruptions.

Let us know if you have any questions, concerns, or just want to chat: 1.800.982.4539 or Remember to follow us on Twitter (@datayardtechops & @datayard)!