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Hello im not sure if anyone has posted about this but if so please give me the link so i may be directed there.

I have a website, i have other people with email accounts but i want to be able to let them log into my site using their email account. i have no idea how to go about doing that. ive started off by creating an area that says Username and password (2 one with a linking login button and one without). i want my email users to be able to log in and access their mail directly from my site. please help me

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You are on the right path but you are going to need some other things to go along with it. It gets a little in depth but on your server you are going to need a database, it will hold the user's login and passwords, and a server side technology. I personally would use PHP but there are plenty out there for you to choose from.

Here are some links with basic tutorials for logins using a database, and PHP. If you don't have a database i recommend MySQL since it is free to download from Sun's website.

Basic Tutorial Logins:
http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/php/a-better-login-system/
http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/php/user-membership-with-php/

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