Outlook 2007 Email Setup
This easy to follow guide provide step-by-step instructions on how to setup or troubleshoot your email program, with personalised screenshots providing visual examples to follow.
Your customised mail settings are as follows:
Incoming (POP) server: pop.your-domain.com
Outgoing (SMTP) server: smtp.your-domain.com
SMTP Authentication: On (same Username as POP)
SMTP Port: 587
Note: If SMTP Authentication is not catered for by your email program, you must rather use your ISP's SMTP server.
Setting up a new account for Outlook 2007
1.Launch Outlook 2007
2.Select Tools from the top menu bar and then Account Settings
Create new account
On the Account Settings pop-up, click New on the E-mail tab.
Choose email service
Select Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP or HTTP and click Next.
Tick the Manually configure server settings or additional server types checkbox and click Next
Select Internet Email
Select Internet E-mail and then click Next
Enter all the relevant details (Select 'POP3' as the server type) and then click More Settings
Outgoing Server Settings
Click on the Outgoing Server tab and ensure that the My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication checkbox is selected, as well as Use same settings as my incoming mail server
Select the Advanced tab
Ensure that your settings look like the settings shown in this screenshot. In particular, check that:
•The Incoming server (POP) port is set to the default (110)
•The Outgoing server (SMTP) port is set to 587
Click OK, then Next and Finish.
Your Outlook mail program should now be set up to send and receive mail.