Follow these steps to set up, or configure, your email account in Microsoft Outlook 2010. Email Configuration Settings

1. Open Microsoft Office 2013

2. Click the “File” tab at the top right of the window

Outlook 2013 New Account Set Up

3. Click the “Add Account” button

Outlook 2013 Add Account

4. Select “Manual setup or additional server types” and click “Next

Outlook 2013 Manual Set Up

5. Select “POP or IMAP” and click “Next

Outlook 2013 POP or IMAP Account

6. Fill out the requested information, making sure to enter the server names listed in the example, entering your full email address as the “User Name” and then click “More SettingsWhat’s the Difference Between IMAP and POP?

Outlook 2013 Account Settings

7. Click the “Outgoing Server” tab and check the “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” box

Outlook 2013 Outgoing Server

8. Click the “Advanced” tab and make sure the “Incoming Server (POP3)” is 110, the “Outgoing server (SMTP)” is either 25 or 26 (many internet service providers use 26); AT&T Uverse sometimes uses Port 465, then click “OK

Outlook 2013 Incoming and Outgoing Port

9. Click the “Test Account Settings” button

Outlook 2013 Test Account Settings

10. If the tests complete with no errors, click “Close

Outlook 2013 Tests Completed Successfully

  1. If you receive an error trying to log onto the incoming mail server, make sure the “Incoming Mail Server” is spelled correctly,, and the “Incoming Server (POP3)” is 110
  2. If you receive an error trying to Send test email, make sure the “Outgoing Mail Server” is spelled correctly,, and the “Outgoing server (SMTP)” is either 25, 26 or 465

11. Click “Next” then “Finish

Your emails should start populating shortly.

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