Configure Your Email Account In Windows Live Mail
Posted by Justin Thomas on 12 May 2015 05:48:40 PM


1.) Click on the Accounts tab & then click on the add Email icon.

2.) Type in the Email Address, Password, & Display Name.  Check the box for "Manually configure server settings". And then click Next.

3.) On the incoming side type in the Server Address, Port & Username.  On the outgoing side type in the Server Address, Port, & make sure you check the box for "Requires authentication". And then click Next.

** Please note that the Domain Name used for the configuration here is ‘’

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***For POP configuration
Account Type: POP
Incoming Mail Server: pop.your-domain-name (eg:
Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.your-domain-name(eg:

***For IMAP configuration,
Account Type: IMAP
Incoming Mail Server: imap.your-domain-name(eg:
Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.your-domain-name(eg:

4.) Click Finish.

5.) Once back to the main screen click on the send/receive icon to get your mail.

You have successfully configured your Email Address to your Email Client ‘Outlook Express’
You can try sending a Test Email and Test the Accounts Settings.


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