Configure Outlook Express IMAP or POP3

Configure Outlook Express to receive Email from one or more mailboxes.
  • Open Outlook Express by clicking Start -> All Programs -> Outlook Express
  • Once Outlook Express is loaded, Click Tools ->  Accounts



  • Click Add then Mail...



  • You will want to put your Display name in the next window.



  • Input the Email address that the account is for.



  • In the next window you will select POP3 in the drop down box at the top.
  • Next you will input the Incoming Mail Server,
  • Next you will Input the Outgoing Mail Server,



  • In the next window input your Account Name and then the password that you want to have.
  • Click Next



  •  On the next window it will say that you are done so all you have to do is hit Finish.



  • Lastly You will want to go back to the Accounts page, And go to Properties.



  • Once in the Properties Window, you will want to go to the Advanced tab.
  • Here you will want to go to the Outgoing Mail server and change the port to 587.


  • After you change the Port for the Outgoing Mail server you will next go to the Servers Tab
  • Click the check box that says My server requires authentication, after that click on the Settings button and make sure that the Use same settings as my incoming mail server is checked.
  • Click Ok to complete this all and go to the Main page and receive Email.


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