If you are having trouble setting up your email account this article is your first stop. Here we will use an example of This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with a password of Open_Sesame. Just replace these with your username and password and your email will be working in minutes.

Outlook 2007 and 2010

Click on File - Account Settings, Account Settings.

Email setup

Then click on New to add a new email account and click on Next

Choose Manually configure server settings or additional server types and click on next.

Choose internet E-mail and click on next. 

Fill out all the details as below, changing This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to your email address. Your username is your email address with a '+' sign instead of an '@'.

Email setup

Click on More Settings and choose the Outgoing Server tab and choose My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and also choose the User same settings as my incoming mail server.

Email setup

Choose the Advanced tab and change the Outgoing Server port to 587 and also choose SSL for the encrypted connection

 

Click on OK and then click on Next. Outlook should now be set up.