Standard Configuration Settings for Windstream Internet Service

The following is standard configuration settings for Windstream Internet servers' access credentials and Windstream email.

Server Setup

  • Primary DNS:
  • Secondary DNS:

Access Credentials


  • Must contain 3 to 30 characters
  • May contain letters and/or numbers


  • Must be between 6-20 characters
  • Must contain at least one uppercase letter, one lowercase letter and one number
  • Passwords cannot contain your login name first name last name the word "password" or the word "Windstream"
  • Passwords are case sensitive


Email Address Format


Incoming mail server (IMAP)

  • Port 143 or Port 993 with SSL

Outgoing mail server (SMTP)

  • Port 25, or Port 587 without SSL, or Port 465 with SSL.


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