Internet Email Set Up: WINDOWS LIVE

email set-up: WINDOWS LIVE MAIL


step 1

Click TOOLS and select ACCOUNTS from the drop down list.


step 2

On the INTERNET ACCOUNT screen, click ADD


step 3

Under SELECT ACCOUNT TYPE, choose EMAIL ACCOUNT and click NEXT


step 4

Enter the following information with your viscom.net information. Check MANUALLY CONFIGURE SERVER SETTINGS FOR EMAIL ACCOUNT and click NEXT.

  • EMAIL ADDRESS: example@viscom.net
  • This is the address that your contacts' email program will reply to your messages from. This is also the address that will get recorded in their address book if they add you as a contact.
  • PASSWORD: enter your password and check the box labeled REMEMBER PASSWORD if you wish for your password to be saved

  • DISPLAY NAME: enter the name you wish recipients to see when they receive your message


step 5

Select POP3 from the drop down list of server types and enter the following information in the appropriate fields:
  • INCOMING MAIL SERVER: mail.eatel.net

  • OUTGOING MAIL SERVER: mail.eatel.net
  • Under OUTGOING SERVER, change the port number to 587
  • Check the box for MY OUTGOING SERVER REQUIRES AUTHENTICATION


step 6

Click NEXT & FINISH