Add an email account to Outlook

Follow the Steps detail below to use MIcrosoft Office otlook Express Configuration

Open Outlook. In Add an Email Account click Yes and click Next

outlook setup

Manual configuration

To set up the E-Mail address yourself, go to Manual setup or additional server types» and then click Next.

outlook manual setting

Choosing the account type: POP3 or IMAP

Now choose between a POP3 or IMAP account.



  • Enter a name for your account (this name is shown in the account list) and the sender name that recipients of your E-Mails will see.
  • Enter your full E-Mail address.
  • For Incoming Server and Outgoing Server, enter mail.yourdomain
  • Enter the full E-Mail address as Username and the corresponding password below.
outlook configure

  • Now go to More Settings and click the Outgoing Server tab.
  • Always enable authentication for your outgoing mail server. The simplest option is to select Use same settings as my incoming mail server
outlook authentication

Then click the Advanced tab to check the encryption settings.

Account- and connection type Port
IMAP with connection type SSL 993
IMAP with connection type TLS 143
POP3 with connection type SSL 995
POP3 with connection type TLS 110
SMTP with connection type SSL 465
SMTP with connection type TLS 587
outlook advance setting

Click OK to confirm the settings and then Next. The account settings will then be checked, and you will see a success notification if the account has been set up properly.

microsoft outlook setup

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