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How to configure Microsoft Outlook Express to access your e-mail



If you purchased the Premium service level of Web Builder Express, we will provide you with up to five e-mail accounts.  This page describes how to set up Microsoft Outlook Express to allow you to access your e-mail accounts provided by Web Builder Express.

Suggestion:  You may want to print out this page and use it as a reference when you set up your e-mail account. 

1. Start Outlook Express: You can probably find Outlook Express this way:
- Click the Windows Start button at the bottom left of your screen
- Click Programs
- Click Outlook Express.

However, your computer may be configured differently.


2. On the main Outlook Express menu:
- Click the Tools menu
- Click the Accounts menu option


3. On the “Internet Accounts” window:
- Click the Mail tab
- Click the Add button
- Click Mail.


4. On the “Internet Connection Wizard / Your Name” window:
- Enter your name (i.e. Herb Leibacher)
- Click the Next button


5. On the “Internet Connection Wizard / Internet E-mail Address” window:
- Click the button that reads “I already have an e-mail address that I’d like to use”.
- Enter your full e-mail address, provided to you by Web BUilder Express support, in the “E-mail address” field. For example, "you@yourcompany.com". If you are not sure what to enter here, contact admin@WebBuilderExpress.com
- Click the Next button.


6. On the “Internet Connection Wizard / E-mail Server Names” window:
- Make sure that the “My incoming mail server is a” option is set to “POP3
- Fill in the incoming mail server and the outgoing mail server information:
Your incoming mail server is: mail.WebBuilderExpress.com
Your outgoing mail server is: mail.WebBuilderExpress.com
- Click the Next button.


7. On the “Internet Connection Wizard / Internet Mail Logon” window:
- Enter your Account Name and Password, provided to you by Web BUilder Express support. For example, your full account name will be like "you@yourcompany.com", and your password will be a string of letters and / or numbers. If you are not sure what to enter here, contact admin@WebBuilderExpress.com
- Click the Next button.


8. On the “Internet Connection Wizard / Congratulations” window:
- Click the Finish button


9. On the “Internet Accounts” window:
- Double click the new account you just established.


10. On the “Properties” window:
- Click the Servers tab
- Check “On” the box that says “My server requires authentication
- Click the Settings button.


11. On the “Outgoing Mail Server” window:
- Click the button that reads “Use same settings as my incoming mail server
- Click OK.


12. On the “Properties” tab:
- Click the OK button


13. On the “Internet Accounts” tab:
- Click the Close button


14. To send any outgoing mail and collect any incoming mail:
- Click the “Outlook Express” folder
- Click the Send/Recv button on the top toolbar

 

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