Setting Up E-mail with Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express

Setting Up E-mail With Outlook

  1. In Microsoft Outlook Express, select Tools > Accounts.
  2. On the Internet Accounts window, click the Mail tab, and then click Add.
  3. On the Internet Connect Wizard, in the Display name field, type your full name and click Next.
  4. In the E-mail address field, type your email address and click Next.
  5. On the E-mail Server Names window, from the My incoming mail server is a list, select IMAP.
  6. In the Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP or HTTP) server field, enter mail.reliablesite.net.
  7. In the Outgoing mail (SMTP) server field, type mail.reliablesite.net, and then click Next.
  8. In the Account name and Password fields, type your email address and password, and then click Next.
  9. Click Finish.
  10. On the Internet Accounts wizard, select the mail account you just created and click Properties.
  11. In the Properties window, click the Servers tab.
  12. Select My server requires authentication.
  13. The authentication user name and password should be your email address and password.
If you experience issues sending e-mail over the SMTP protocol, set the SMTP port to 2525 instead of the default value of 25.

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