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E-MAIL SETUP with OUTLOOK EXPRESS

This is for an e-mail address that has been created for you.

First, open Outlook Express

then click on "accounts"

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Then "add"

followed by "mail"

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Enter the name you would like to appear on your e-mail (as the recipient sees it), this could be an abbreviation or a nickname if you want!

Then click "next"

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Enter your e-mail address

and click "next"

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Enter mail.yourdomain.co.uk - here's an example:

If your domain name is:
www.fred.co.uk
you would enter:
mail.fred.co.uk here in both of the boxes

Then click "next"

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Type your complete e-mail account name here,

then your e-mail account password

then click next - (it will say that you've finished), but there's one more thing that has to be done...

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Go back into "accounts"

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then click "properties"

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Click the "servers" tab then

check the "tick box" that says "Outgoing mail server", "My server requires authentication".

This is very, very important - your e-mail will not function correctly without this!

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Click "apply" and you're all done!

Updated: November 10, 2013