MS Outlook Express 6

Below is the Step-by-step guide for authenticating yourself with the SMTP mail server using MS Outlook Express 6.

Step 1 -
First open your Outlook Express 6 mail client.

Step 2 -
Click on Tools along the top menu, and then click on Accounts.

Step 3 –
Highlight or your personal Memorial email account by clicking on it, then click Properties on the right hand menu.

Step 4 –
The Properties window will appear, click the Serverstab located in the top menu.

Step 5 –
Under the heading Outgoing Mail Server, click the check box next to My server requires authentication, then click the Settings button to the right.

Step 6 –
The Outgoing Mail Server window will appear, make sure Use same settings as my incoming mail server is selected, then click OK.

Step 7 – Click on theAdvanced tab located in the top menu. Underneath the heading ‘Outgoing Mail SMTP’ click the check box next to ‘This server requires a secure connection (SSL)’, and input 587 as the port for the Outgoing Mail Server. Click Apply, then click Close when finished.


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