Email Setup – Windows Mail

  1. Start Windows Mail.
  2. If this is the first time starting Windows Mail, the Setup Wizard may pop up. If so, please skip to step 6.
  3. Click on Tools then click on Accounts.
  4. Click on the “Add…” button, then click on E-mail Account.
  5. Click on the “Next” button.
  6. Click in the Display name field and type the name you would like people to see on e-mail messages they receive from you. This could be your real name, a nickname, a business name, or whatever you would like. Click the “next” button.
  7. Type your full e-mail address. Click the “next” button.
  8. Click in the “Incoming mail (POP3 or IMAP)server:” field and type
  9. Click in the “Outgoing e-mail server (SMTP) name:” field and type
  10. Click to add a check for “Outgoing server requires authentication.”
  11. Click the “Next” button.
  12. In the “E-mail username:” field, type your e-mail username.
  13. Click in the “Password:” field and type your e-mail password. (Note: when typing in the “Password:” field, you will not see the letters or numbers that you are typing. Instead it will show an * for each character.)
  14. Click the “Next” button.
  15. If you do not want to download your e-mail messages at this time, put a check in the “Do not download my e-mail at this time” box.
  16. Click on the “Finish” button.
  17. In the Internet Accounts window, highlight the account you just created.
  18. Click the Properties button.
  19. Click the Advanced tab.
  20. Change the Outgoing mail (SMTP) port to 587.
  21. Click the “OK” button.
  22. Click the “Close” button at the bottom of the Internet Accounts window.