Outlook Express Email Setup

Outlook Express Email Setup

These easy to follow guides provide step-by-step instructions on how to setup and troubleshoot your email program, with personalized screenshots providing visual examples to follow.

Your customised mail settings are as follows:
Email:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Incoming (POP) server:  mail.your-domain.com
Outgoing (SMTP) server:  smtp.your-domain.com
Account / User Name:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
SMTP Authentication:  On (same Username as POP)
SMTP Port:  587

Add a new email account

1. Launch Microsoft Outlook Express

Note: If this is the first email account setup on this computer then skip to Step 4.

2. On the menu bar at the top, select Tools and then click Accounts

Create new account

3. Click Add, and then click Mail to open the Internet Connection Wizard.

Mail Account Setup

4. Enter your name (which will appear the “From” field in your emails), then click Next

Mail Account Setup

5. Enter your email address, then click Next

Server Settings

6. Select “POP3” as the incoming server type.

7. Enter the POP and SMTP server information, then click Next

Server Authentication

8. Click Finish

9. You will be returned to the Internet Accounts screen. Select the recently created email account (pop.your-domain.com), clickProperties and then proceed to the Server tab.

10. Ensure that the “My server requires authentication” checkbox is ticked and proceed to the Advanced tab

Server Ports

11. Ensure that the Outgoing Mail port is set to 587 and the Incoming Mail port is set to 110

12. Click OK