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Setting Up Your POP3 Email Address in MS Outlook Express
This tutorial shows you how to set up Microsoft Outlook Express 6 to work with your e-mail account. This tutorial focuses on setting up Microsoft Outlook Express 6, but these settings are similar in other versions of Microsoft Outlook Express®. You can set up previous versions of Microsoft Outlook Express by using the settings in this tutorial.
To Set Up Your E-mail Account in Microsoft Outlook Express
- In Microsoft Outlook Express, from the Tools menu, select
- Go to the Mail tab and from the Add
menu, select Mail.
- In the Display Name field, enter you full name and click
- In the E-mail address field, enter your email address and click
- On the E-mail Server Names page, complete your information as follows:
- My incoming mail server is a
- POP3 or IMAP.
- Incoming mail (POP3) server
- POP pop3.yourdomain.com.
- Outgoing mail (SMTP) server
- In the Account Name and Password fields,
enter your email address and password, and then click Next.
- On the setup confirmation page, click Finish.
- On the Mail tab, select the account you just created, and
then click Properties.
- Go to the Servers tab.
- Select My server requires authentication, and then click
- Go to the Advanced tab.
- In the Server Port Numbers section, change Outgoing mail
(SMTP) to 1625, and then click OK.
- (Optional) If you want to keep a copy of email messages stored on your email provider's servers, in the Delivery section, select Leave a copy of messages on server.
NOTE: "smtp.yourdomain.com" is an example of the outgoing SMTP relay server address. The setting for your your specific domain will be included in your email list spreadsheet. In most cases the setting will be smtp + your domain. Example: for www.uxbinternet.com the setting would be smtp.uxbinternet.com and pop3.uxbinternet.com
Your Outlook Express account is now set up. Click Close to close the Internet Accounts window and return to your Outlook Express.
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