How to set-up an email account using Outlook Express.

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1. When you click on the properties button another window will pop open and you will see the following tabs: General, Servers, Connection, Security, and Advanced. Click on the Server Tab. See diagram below for an example:

2. You should now see your server information as well as your account information and password. Below these settings you will find a setting that reads as follows:

Outgoing Mail Server ---------------------------------
        My server requires authentication

!!! Important !!! Make sure you have selected this option. If you do not select this option you will not be able to send mail through your domain name. (Our servers require that you authenticate yourself prior to sending mail through our server).Save your settings by selecting the Apply tab at the bottom. See diagram below for an example:

3. Press the OK button. You have now successfully created your email account using Outlook Express.

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