Setting up Outlook Express 6.0 to check mail

To setup Outlook Express to download your email, please preform the following steps:

1. Open Outlook Express
2. From the menu bar, select Tools -> Accounts...
3. Select the Mail tab
4. Press the Add button, then select Mail...
5. Enter your name, press Next
6. Enter your email address, press Next
7. Select IMAP, for both the Incoming mail (IMAP) and Outgoing mail (SMTP), enter the following mail server address:

(click this link to determine your mail server address)

8. Press Next
9. Under Account Name, enter your email address, and then enter your password in the following field

10. Press Next
11. Press Finish
12. Select you mail account, and press the Properties button
13. Select the Servers tab
14. Under Outgoing Mail Server, make sure My server requires authentication is check marked, as shown below:

15. Press the Advanced tab
16. Enter the following settings:

Incoming Server (IMAP): 993
This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL): Enabled
Ougoing Server (SMTP): 465
Use the following type of encrypted connection: SSL

17. Press the OK button
18. Press the Close button

You should now be able to download your email by pressing the Send/Recv button

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