Configure an Email Account in Windows (Vista) Mail
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This tutorial assumes that you’ve already created your new email account in your web hosting, typically through your hosting control panel. Now let’s learn how to setup that new email account in Windows Vista Mail.
Start by clicking the
. Ensure the
option is selected then click
as you would like it to appear in the
field od outgoing emails then click
server settings, click
Enter your email address as your
then enter your
If you do not wish to check your email at this time, tick
the Do no download my email at this time
check box. Click
One more step before completion, click
button then click the
Outgoing server requires authentication
check box. This means that Windows Mail will login to your mail server even when sending emails (not just receiving), ensuring that you are the only one that can send emails from your account.
That’s it! We’ve successfully setup an email account and can now start
email to and from that account, from
button to exit setup.
Remember that you also have to create that email address in your hosting account before it will work.
Article ID: 46
Created: October 29, 2014 at 4:41 PM
Modified: December 11, 2014 at 10:23 AM
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