Set up an e-mail account in Microsoft® Outlook Express
Are you interested in setting an e-mail account in Outlook® Express?
Outlook Express is nothing but a news client and e-mail which is admitted with Internet Explorer. It is also bunched with various versions of Microsoft Windows from Windows 98 to Windows XP. Unlike Microsoft Office Outlook, the Outlook Express has a different application. These two programs do not deal a common codebase but they do deal a coarse architectural philosophy. Outlook Express makes use of the Windows Address Book to store the contact data and integrates with it. The Outlook Express guide contributes a step-by-step approach path on how to determine and solve the problems in receiving the e-mail with the Outlook Explorer. Creating a new e-mail account in the Outlook Explorer is easy in the beginning, but frequently some problems might arise in sending and receiving the e-mails.
The following points give an insight on the usage of e-mail account in Outlook Express:
- Pre-requisites for setting up an e-mail account in Outlook Express
- Set up an e-mail account
- Customizing after setting up e-mail account
Pre-requisites for setting up an e-mail account in Outlook Express
Before starting to set a new e-mail account, little information is to be collected which is necessary for the Outlook Express set up and these information will come from two separate sources. The first source is the hosting company and the second one is the Internet Service Provide ISP, the company which renders the Internet connection. The following list is needed to create a new e-mail account in Outlook Express, e-mail user name, e-mail address, incoming mail server address, e-mail password and the outgoing mail server address. This data should be provided by the hosting company which possesses the physical server, where the user Web host is placed. After getting the information from the hosting company, a link to the ‘Control Panel’ will be received. The user name and password can be obtained to enter into the ‘Control Panel’.
Set up an e-mail account
Open ‘Outlook Express’ and go to ‘Tools’, and then ‘Accounts’ (the Internet Accounts box pops up). Choose ‘Add’ and select ‘Mail’ (the Internet Connection box pops up). Enter the display name; this is the name that people will see when they receive an e-mail. Click ‘Next’. Enter the actual e-mail address - click ‘Next’. Enter the incoming mail server and the outgoing mail server and click ‘Next’. Enter the e-mail user name and the e-mail password. Check the remember password check box. Click ‘Next’. Click ‘Finish’ to close the Internet connection wizard. Click close to close the Internet accounts box. From now on send mail and receive it from the new e-mail account.
Now-a-days people are having multiple e-mail addresses which might result in some problems. The only solution to overcome these problems is having an easy e-mail, because every day one cannot login to all e-mail accounts and check the mails. At times, some e-mail accounts will be left without checking. To get rid of this problem, the experts have found an easy e-mail solution. With this an easy e-mail, the e-mail from all the e-mail accounts will arrive into one central account and will automatically get neatly organized in separate folders. So, now just login to one place for all e-mails.
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