Resolve issues with Microsoft® Outlook Express e-mail
Guidelines to Resolve issues with MicrosoftÂ Outlook Express e-mail
Outlook Express is one of the greatest tools invented by Microsoft for sending and receiving e-mails. It is installed automatically at the time of installing the Microsoft Windows operating system. It is very easy to handle. There are various versions of it. The version of the Outlook Express depends on the version of the Windows. But, sometimes, there might be problems in Outlook Express in which you are unable to send or receive e-mails. These problems can be solved very easily by following some simple steps.
By using the following points, you can resolve issues that might occur while checking e-mails with MicrosoftÂ Outlook Express:
- Reasons of problems in Outlook Express
- Solve problems by creating a new e-mail profile in Outlook Express
- Set the TCP/IP as default protocol in Outlook Express
Reasons of problems in MicrosoftÂ Outlook Express
This problem means that you are unable to send or receive e-mails properly. First of all, you need to check whether the computer is connected to the Internet or not. Sometimes, it might also happen that though the computer is connected to the Internet, you cannot receive emails in Outlook Express. There are mainly two methods to solve these problems. First of all the problem should be noted. Then only you can solve the problem.
Solve problems by creating a new e-mail profile in MicrosoftÂ Outlook Express
If you are unable to receive e-mails in Outlook Express and the computer is connected to the Internet then, you can solve the problem by this method. First of all, you need to create a new e-mail profile by using the Microsoft Outlook Express. For this, you should open the mail setup dialog box first in Outlook Express. To open this, you need to go to ‘Start’ menu, select ‘Run’ and then type 'Control' there. After that, click on ‘Ok’. Open the user accounts in ‘Control Panel’ and click on the Outlook Express mail setup. The mail setup dialog box will appear on the screen. Then you need to start new profile creating wizard there. In the profile name box, type ‘Test’ and then click ‘Ok’ to give a name to the new outlook email profile. These steps vary according to the versions of Outlook Express. This process should be done manually. If automatic mode is selected then you cannot solve this problem fully. After creating the new profile it should be set as default profile to receive mails.
If the first method does not solve the problem created in the Outlook Express then this method will be the best option to solve that. At first the ‘Network Connection Property’ dialog box should be opened. For this, you need to click on the ‘Start’ menu and then type ‘ncpa.cpl’ in the ‘Run’. After entering it the ‘Network Connection’ window will appear. Then the ‘Properties’ of Internet should be opened. Then it should be made sure that ‘Internet Protocol’ check box is selected. If not then you need to select it and click ‘Ok’. After this, just restart the computer. You can use the Outlook Express features effectively after that.
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