Email Settings - Windows Mail

Windows Live mail is an email client that is easy to use and simple to configure. This article will provide you with tutorials for the basic functions of this software.

Before you continue, you must be aware of your email account username and password and already have created your email address in cPanel within your 4UHosting UK Web Hosting account. The following two articles will help you through the initial setup.

Email Client Settings

Creating Email Accounts

When you are ready to start using Windows Live Mail, please follow the tutorials below...

Creating a POP Account

Creating a POP Account with SSL

Creating an IMAP Account

Creating an IMAP Account with SSL

Setting your Ports

Creating a Signature

Updating your Password

Deleting an Account

Basic Email Configuration.

If you can't view the articles above, please see the following info...

  1. Open Windows Mail.
  2. Click Tools > Email Accounts.
  3. Select the Mail tab.
  4. Click Add.
  5. Click Mail.
  6. Enter a name for your Email account in the Display Name box, this is jus a description of your Email account so you can put anything you like in here.
  7. Click Next.
  8. Enter your full Email address and click Next.
  9. Enter your incoming and outgoing mail servers.
  10. Tik the box My server requires authentication.
  11. Click Next.
  12. In the Account Name box, enter your full email address.
  13. Enter your password for this Email account.
  14. Click Next
  15. Click Finish

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