Email Setup - Outlook Express (Windows XP)

Email client set-up tutorial for Windows XP, Outlook Express Setup

Enter an email address and follow the steps below to configure your email address.

Step 1 In Outlook Express, from the Tools select Accounts.

Step 2 Click on mail tab and from Add menu select Mail option.

Step 3 In the Display Name field, enter your Name, click Next.

Step 4 In the E-mail address field, enter your E-mail, click Next.

Step 5 on the server information page enter the following:

My incoming mail server is:
Incoming server:
Outgoing server:

Step 6 In the Account Name and Password field, enter your E-mail and Password, click Next.

Step 7 On the confirmation page, click Finish.

Step 8 On the mail, you have the account jus created. Click on the Properties on the right menu.

Step 9 Click the Server tab. Select My server requires authentication, and then click Apply.

Step 10 Click the Advanced tab. Check/set ports and secure, then click Apply.

Tip: If you are sharing an email address or checking the email address from multiple locations, use the "Leave a copy of messages on server" option.

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