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How do I set up email on my PC?

How do I set up my e-mail in Microsoft Mail?

This post shows you how to set up Microsoft Mail on a Windows 10 PC to work with your new e-mail account. We reference screen shots from Microsoft Mail, but  these settings are similar in other email clients.

Open Mail

  1. Go to the search bar and type Mail. The Mail client should show up in the results.
  2. In the Mail app, click on Accounts, then Add account, and finally on Advanced Setup.
  3. On the Advanced Setup window, Select the Interenet Email option.
  4.  For the Account Settings:
    E-mail Address
    Enter your e-mail address.
    User Name
    Enter your FULL E-MAIL ADDRESS, again.
    Enter the password you set up for your e-mail account (Note: Passwords are case sensitive). Your password must be at least five characters long.
    Account Name
    This can be whatever helps you identify which email account it is.
    Incoming mail server (IMAP4)
    Enter for your incoming mail server.
    Outgoing mail server (SMTP)
    Enter for your outgoing mail server.
    Put a check in the boxes for:
    Outgoing server requires authentication
    Use the same user name and password for sending email
    Require SSL for incoming email
    Require SSL for outgoing email





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