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October 5, 2018

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Setting up your email using the Outlook App

This tutorial will show you how to setup your email account using the Outlook (Mail) app that comes with Windows 10.

First of all load up the Outlook (Mail) app.

Step Two
Click on settings and Manage Accounts

Manage Accounts

Step Three
Now select Add Account

Step Four
You will see a list of options for setting up your new email account. The option we want to use is POP / IMAP (Other Account).

Step Five
Now we fill in some information fro your account.

Email Address: Your Email Address
Your Name: Your name exactly as you want it to appear to recipients when they receive email from you
Password: Your Email account password

Once entered, press Sign in

Step Six
You will now be taken back to the main screen, we need to make a few changes to the settings before your account will become fully working. If you right mouse click on your new account and select Account settings

Step Seven
Click on change mailbox settings

Step Eight
We need to change the incoming and outgoing mail settings.

Incoming mail server: mail.yourdomainname.com (replace this with your own domain name)
Outgoing mail server (SMTP): mail.yourdomainname.com (replace this with your own domain name)

Also make sure Require SSL for incoming mail and outgoing are unticked

 

Press Done to save and your account will now be ready to go.


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