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Old 07-18-2009, 06:20 AM   #1
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E-mail frontend/GUI

If I've set up a mail server, would it be hard to create a GUI interface for users to go to my domain website in their browser, input their username/password, then be logged into their Inbox like with Gmail or something? Just a simple layout. Or is just using 3rd party software such as Outlook or Thunderbird more plausible?
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Look into Squirrelmail or Horde if you want a webmail look to it, or get them to use a local client with imap or pop/smtp. It's really down to you - do you want your users to store their mail locally or on your server or both?
Old 07-18-2009, 06:55 AM   #3
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Thanks, SquirrelMail is perfect (even though I'd prefer my own look for the webpage).


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