Setting up Microsoft® Outlook Express
Lean How to setup outlook express for sending and receiving email
Microsoft® Outlook® Express is used widely as it provides various features that make the email facility more interesting. There are various features that can be used to send and receive emails. But for sending and receiving emails it is necessary to set up Microsoft® Outlook® Express.
Tips for the setting up of Microsoft® Outlook® Express:-
- Provide tips to set up Microsoft® Outlook® Express to send e-mail
- Provide tips to set up Microsoft® Outlook® Express to receive e-mail
- Benefits of setting up Microsoft® Outlook® Express
Provide tips to set up Microsoft® Outlook® Express to send e-mail
You can set up Microsoft® Outlook® Express to send and receive the emails using the POP3 account. For setting up, you have to follow few steps that can be used, select the tool menu from the Microsoft® Outlook® Express inbox. Then click on the mail tab and add mail by clicking on the add button of the mail tab. After that you have to provide the full name on the display name prompt, and then click on the next button. If you already have an email address, then select the ‘I already have a mail address’ option and provide the email address, then click on the ‘next’ button to proceed. You have to select the POP3 server option as the incoming mail server. Then write the correct incoming mail server name and click on the ‘next’ button. You have to fill in your account name and password to proceed and then click on the ‘next’ button. Finally click on the ‘finish’ button which will provide the Internet accounts screen. These steps will set up the option to send emails.
Provide tips to set up Microsoft® Outlook® Express to receive e-mail
To receive emails you have to perform a few tasks. On the Internet account screen click on the mail tab. There you will get the name of the server. Click on that name, after that, click on the ‘properties’ tab which is there on the same page. Then click on the general tab of the ‘properties’ dialog box. There you can change the server name or keep the same name for example ‘POP3’. You have to include this account when receiving mail or for synchronizing. Then click on the server tab in ‘properties’ and make sure that the authentication of server is done. Then click on the advanced tab and change the outgoing mail port for example change port to 465 from 25. Then click on the ‘OK’ button and this will finally create new incoming and outgoing email accounts.
By setting up Microsoft® Outlook® Express to send and receive email you can create your own accounts and configure the account to select an appropriate server that can be used to send and receive the emails using Microsoft® Outlook® Express. Also you can use different servers for sending and receiving email.
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