If you’re using Oulook 2007 and want to configure mail account, you can get it done in a couple of steps.

Here’s how to do it –

1. Start Microsoft Outlook 2007. When the Startup Wizard displays, click Next
2. On the Account Configuration page, select Yes to indicate you want to configure an email account, and then click Next.
3. On the Auto Account Setup page, enter the following:

Your Name
Enter your first and last name.
E-mail Address
Enter your email address.
Password
Enter the password you created for your email account.
Retype Password
Enter your password again.

4. At the bottom of the page, select Manually configure server settings or additional server types, and then click Next.
5. On the Choose E-mail Service page, select Internet E-mail, and then click Next.
6. On the Internet E-mail Settings page, enter your email account information as follows:

Your Name
Enter your first and last name.
E-mail Address
Enter your email address.
Account Type
Select POP3.

Incoming mail server
Type mail.’domain name’ for your incoming mail server.

Outgoing mail server (SMTP)
Type mail.’domain name’ for your outgoing mail server.

User Name
Enter your email address again.
Password
Enter the password you created for your email account.

7. Select the Remember Password checkbox, and then click More Settings.

8. In the Internet E-mail Settings window, go to the Outgoing Server tab. Check My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and select Use same settings as my incoming mail server.

9.Click Test Account Settings. Microsoft will send itself a message to test your incoming and outgoing capabilities. Once this is complete, click Next.

10.Click Finish.

That’s how you can have mail account configured in Outlook 2007.

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