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 Outlook Express: How to setup your email

How do I setup an e-mail account?


This most common solution to this problem is simply changing your e-mail account settings.

Outlook Express

Step 1: Open Outlook Express and close any pop-up windows that may come up.

Step 2: Go to Tools > Accounts

Step 3: Click on the Mail tab. Click and remove all accounts that you do not use AND any "fltg" "pop3.fltg" or "mail.fltg" accounts.

Step 4: Click Add and then Mail.

Step 5: Enter your name or nickname (not case sensitive) in the blank and click Next.

Step 6: Enter your e-mail address. (your username) and click Next. Make sure it is all lowercase letters.

Step 7: Ensure that it says "My Incoming Mail Server is a POP3 Server."

 Under "Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP, or HTTP) server" enter

Under "Outgoing mail (SMTP) server" enter

Click Next

Step 8: Next to "Account name" enter your e-mail address in lowercase letters. Enter your password in all lowercase letters. Click Next. Now click Finish.

You're all set!


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Article ID: 2
Created On: 19 Jul 2007 02:40 PM

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