Windows: Outlook 2013 (IMAP)
This article will assist you in setting up Outlook 2013 with your Hosted Mailbox.
- Click on the Start Menu (or press the Windows key) and then search for Control Panel
- Once in the Control Panel, Click on Mail
- When the Mail Control Panel opens, select Show Profiles
- Select Add to add a new profile. Enter any name you wish and select OK
- Select Manual setup or additional server types. Click Next
- Select POP or IMAP and click Next
- In the Add New Account window, input the following information:
Email Address: email@example.com
Account Type: IMAP
Incoming Mail Server: secure.emailsrvr.com
Outgoing Mail Server: secure.emailsrvr.com
User Name: firstname.lastname@example.org
Password: Your mailbox password
- Click on More Settings then click the Outgoing Server Tab
- Check the box for My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
Check the button for Use same settings as my incoming mail server
- Change Use the following type of encrypted connection to SSL
Change the port numbers to match the image below.
- Click OK
- Click Next. Outlook will now attempt to send a test message using the settings we have just put in. If everything was entered correctly, the message will send out successfully.
- Congratulations! You have now setup Outlook to work with your Mailbox. Please wait 15 minutes before troubleshooting to allow for mail to download.