Email protocols

What are the three protocols for email?
SMTP, POP3, IMAP
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What does SMTP stand for?
Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
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What does POP3 stand for?
Post Office Protocol 3
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What does IMAP stand for?
Internet Message Access Protocol
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What is the role of the SMTP protocol?
Pushes the email from the server to the client
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What is the role of the POP3 protocol?
Pulls the email from the server to the client
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What is the role of the IMAP protocol?
It is used in emails on the web
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What is the role of the SMTP protocol?

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