HOW TO:Configure Microsoft Outlook Express connect to mailbox by POP3

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Configure Microsoft Outlook Express to connect to mailbox via POP3

1. Firstly, start Outlook Express. Choose Tools > Accounts from the menu on the top.

2.Secondly, click Add button and choose Mail.

3. Then, display Name: Type your mailbox in and click Next.

4. E-mail address: Type your e-mail address in @ and click Next.

5. And next ,Choose My incoming server is a POP3 server from the dropdown box.Fill in mail server information:
          – Incoming mail server
          – Outgoing mail server
          – Click Next

6. Fill in login information to Configure Microsoft Outlook Express :
 Account name: Type your login @
          – Password: Type your mailbox password.
          – Click Next, then click Finish.

7. Select mail account name and click Properties button.

8. Switch to the Servers tab.
           – In the Outgoing Mail Server check “My server requires authentication”.

9. Switch to the Advanced tab.
            – In the Server Port Numbers check “This server requires a secure connection (SSL)”.
            – Click OK.

Note: Please use port 26 or 587.

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