Using Windows Live Mail 2011 with Your Email
You can always use Workspace Webmail to send and receive email messages. However, you can also view your email with a client, such as Windows® Live Mail 2011. To access your email through Windows Live Mail 2011, add an account with the settings outlined below. While the exact steps may differ from version to version, you can use the settings listed here to set up other versions of Windows Mail as well.
BEFORE YOU START: To set up Windows Live Mail 2011 with with your email, you need to know your POP or IMAP Email Server Settings and ports. To find them, got to the InfoCenter and write down the information that displays under Email Server Settings.
To Use Windows Live Mail 2011 with Your Email
- Launch Windows Live Mail from the Start Menu.
- Click Accounts, and then click Email.
- In the Email Address field, enter your full email address.
- In the Password field, enter your password.
- Select if you want to Remember Password.
- In the Display Name field, enter how you want your name to display when email is sent from this account.
- Select the option to Manually configure server settings, and then click Next.
- Select your server type and enter your Incoming POP or IMAP Server. This is the information you noted from Workspace Webmail.
- Incoming server Port:IMAP without SSL – 143
IMAP with SSL – 993
POP without SSL – 110
POP with SSL – 995
- Select Requires a secure connection (SSL) if you are using a port with SSL.
- Select to authenticate using Clear text.
- In the Logon user name field, enter your full email address.
- In the Outgoing server field, enter your Outgoing POP or IMAP Server. This is the information you noted from Workspace Webmail.
- Outgoing server Port:Without SSL – one of the following: 25, 80, 3535
With SSL – 465
- Select This server requires a secure connection (SSL) if you are using a port with SSL.
- Select My outgoing server requires authentication, and then click Next.
- Click Next.