Using Windows Live Mail with Your Email

NOTE: Windows Live Mail is the default email client for Windows 7.

To Use Windows Live Mail with Your Email

  1. Launch Windows Live Mail from the Start Menu.
  2. Go to the Tools menu, and then select All Accounts.
  3. In the navigation column, click Add e-mail account.
  4. In the Email Address field, enter your full email address.
  5. In the Password field, enter your password.
  6. Select if you want to Remember Password.
  7. In the Display Name field, enter how you want your name to display when email is sent from this account, and then click Next.
  8. Select Incoming POP Server, and input POP Server name:
  9. Incoming server Port: POP without SSL - 110
  10. Select to log on using Clear text authentication.
  11. In the Login ID field, enter your full email address.
  12. In the Outgoing server field, enter your Outgoing POP Server name:
  13. Outgoing server Port: Without SSL - one of the following: 25, 80, 3535
  14. Select My outgoing server requires authentication, and then click Next.
  15. Click Finish.

That's it. If everything is working OK, you should see some email messages. If you don't, press the F9 key on your computer to receive messages. For visual image assistance, view instructions here: This Link.

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