How do I setup my Outlook or Outlook Express to use my HostNed email account?
Email Setup For
Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express
1- Open Microsoft Outlook Express
2- Choose the Tools menu and then select Accounts.
3- Click MAIL tab then click the ADD button and again choose MAIL.
4- Enter your name. This is the name that people will see when they receive an e-mail from you.
5- Choose Next.
6- If prompted, choose I already have an e-mail address that I would like to use.
7- Enter your complete E-mail address. You must already have this address account installed.
8- Choose Next.
9- Incoming Server should be set to use POP3 by default. If not, chooose POP3.
10- Enter the Incoming Mail Server Name.
11- Enter the Outgoing Mail Server Name.
Example: mail.yourdomainnamehere.com (You may also use SMTP provided by your ISP)
12- Choose Next.
13- Enter your email Account Name. (typically this is the entire email address)
14- Enter your email Account Password.
15- If you want to have your password saved, so that you don't have to type it when checking e-mail, place a check in the Remember password box.
16- Secure Password Authentication should be unchecked by default. If not, uncheck Log on using Secure Password Authentication (SPA).
17- Choose Next.
18- Choose Finish to save your settings.
** If your ISP or SMTP provider requires SMTP authentication, then continue below. If not then your setup is complete:
19- Choose the Mail tab.
20- You will see the account you just created in the white box. Click on it (select/highlight) Account and then choose the Properties button.
21- Choose the Servers tab.
22- Check the box My Server requires authentication.
23- Choose the Apply button.
24- Choose the OK button.
25- Choose the Close button.