How to configure Outlook settings?

by John Smith
Published: October 4, 2021 (3 weeks ago)
Brooklyn, NY, USA
November 3, 2021

Configuring Outlook settings is a simple process. Follow these steps.

  • Launch the Outlook client, tap on ‘File’ and then ‘Add account.’
  • Select ‘Manual configure server settings’ and tap ‘Next.’
  • In the next window, click ‘Yes.’
  • Input your name and email address. 
  • Select IMAP and POP, then tap ‘Next.’
  • Incoming Mail Server –
  • Outgoing Mail Server –
  • Input your credentials.
  • Select ‘More settings’ and check ‘My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and ‘Use the same settings as my incoming mail server.’
  • Launch the ‘Advanced’ tab and check whether 995 is the port number for POP3. 
  • The outgoing server port number is 465.
  • Enable SSL below the section of ‘Use the following type of encrypted connection.’
  • Tap ‘Finish.’

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