Sample Outlook Configuration – which includes needed checks and avoided unwanted checks.

MS Outlook Express Setup

1. Click on the tools menu then accounts
2. Click Add on the right side at the top and select mail
3. Display Name: Your Name 4. Click Next
5. E-mail Address: email id
6. Click Next
7. My incoming mail server is a POP3 server.
8. Incoming mail server (POP3): mail.yourdomain.com
9. Outgoing mail server (SMTP): mail.yourdomain.com
10. Click Next
11. Acount Name: emailid
12. Password: password of your email id
13. Check Remember password if you don’t want to enter your password each time.
14. DO NOT CHECK “Log on using Secure Password Authentication (SPA)”
15. Click Next then Finish
16. Click on the account you just created then click Properties
17. Click the Servers tab
18. CHECK “My server requires authentication” at the bottom
19. Click the Advanced tab
20. Under Server Port Numbers Incoming server (POP3): 110
: Don’t click “This server requires a secure connection (SSL).
21. Under Server Port Numbers Outgoing server (SMTP): 26.
: Don’t click “This server requires a secure connection (SSL).
22. Click OK to close that window.
23. Click Close to close that window.

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