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Outlook Express 6

IMAP Account Changes

1. Open your mail client Outlook Express and select, Tools and Email Accounts

2. Once the Account Settings Dialog Box opens, select your account and click on Properties

3. Select the Servers Tab and enable My Server Requires Authentication

4. Select the Advanced Tab and enable both options This Server Requires A Secure Connection under Incoming and Outgoing Mail

  • If you are using a POP Account, make sure when enabling the secure connection (SSL) that the Incoming Server (POP3) Port Number is 995 and the Outgoing Port is 25.

  • If you are using an IMAP Account make sure when enabling the secure connection (SSL), that the Incoming Server (IMAP) Port Number is 993 and the Outgoing Port is 25.

5. Click on Apply, OK and then CLOSE any dialog box that may be open.

POP3 Account Changes

1. Open your mail client Outlook Express and select, Tools and Email Accounts

2. Once the Account Settings Dialog Box opens, select your account and click on Properties

3. Select the Servers Tab and enable My Server Requires Authentication

4. Select the Advanced Tab and enable both options This Server Requires A Secure Connection under Incoming and Outgoing Mail

  • If you are using a POP Account, make sure when enabling the secure connection (SSL) that the Incoming Server (POP3) Port Number is 995 and the Outgoing Port is 25.
  • If you are using an IMAP Account make sure when enabling the secure connection (SSL), that the Incoming Server (IMAP) Port Number is 993 and the Outgoing Port is 25.

6. Click on Apply, OK and then CLOSE any dialog box that may be open.