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Posted on September 15th, 2016
  • Start Outlook Express
  • Click on “Tools” menu then “Accounts…”
  • Click on the desired E-Mail account then click “Properties”
  • Click on the “General” tab at the top
  • “E-Mail address:” should be your complete E-Mail address including domain
  • Click on the “Servers” tab at the top
  • Verify and correct as necessary the following settings
    • “Incoming mail (POP3):” should be “pop.{your domain}”
    • “Outgoing mail (SMTP):” should be “smtp.{your domain}”
    • “Account name:” should be your complete E-Mail address including domain
    • “Log on using Secure Password Authentication” should NOT be checked
    • “My server requires authentication” should be checked
  • Click on the “Settings…” button
  • “Use same settings as my incoming mail server” should be selected
  • Click “OK”
  • Click on “Advanced” tab at the top
  • Verify and correct as necessary the following settings
    • “Outgoing mail (SMTP):” should be 2500
    • “Incoming mail (POP3):” should be 110
  • Both “This server requires a secure connection (SSL)” should NOT be checked
  • Click “OK” then “Close”