How to set up email in Outlook.com

User Name : name@example.com
Your user name is your full email address
Incoming Server : mail.example.com
Ports : IMAP 143 / POP 110
Outgoing Server : smtp.example.com
Port : SMTP 587

 

This guide takes you step-by-step through the process of setting up a new Hetzner hosted email account using the online Outlook.com mail client.

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Set up your email account

  1. Browse to https://outlook.live.com to launch Outlook.com
  2. At top right, select the Settings (cog) icon, then choose Connected accounts 
  3. Select Other email accounts 
  4. Select either IMAP/SMTP or POP/SMTP connection settings (Help me choose)
  5. Complete the empty fields, the select Manually configure…  and OK
  6. Complete the settings, making sure that:
    • Username is the full email address
    • Incoming server has mail. before the domain name
    • Incoming server port is 143 (IMAP) or 110 (POP)
    • Authentication is set to Basic
    • Encryption is set to None
    • Click OK
  7. The setup is complete and your mail will be imported from the server.