Setup Standard Email in Outlook 2007

Things you will need:

  • Your domain name
  • Your Email account
  • Your Email account password
  • Your Email address

Configuring Outlook 2007

1. Open Outlook 2007

2. Click the Tools menu, and select Account Settings.

3. Click on the Email tab and click on the New… button

4. Click Manually configure server… and click Next

5. Select Internet E-mail and click Next

6. Fill in the following fields:

  • Enter Your Name as you want it to appear on outgoing e-mails
  • Enter your E-mail Address as you want it to appear on outgoing e-mails
  • Select POP3 or IMAP. POP3 is the default Account Type
  • Enter in the Incoming mail server: field
  • Enter in the Outgoing mail server (SMTP): field
  • Enter your username account-jdoe in the User Name: field
  • Enter your account password in the Password: field

7. Edit More Settings…

  • Click More Settings…
  • Click Outgoing Server tab
  • Check My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  • Make sure Use same settings as my incoming mail server is selected

8. Edit Advanced Settings

  • Click Advanced tab
  • Change Outgoing sever (SMTP): from 25 to 587
  • Click OK