How to configure your Microsoft Outlook email client to work with
your web-based email account
This Microsoft Outlook Configuration Tutorial is a step-by-step
guide on how to configure your Microsoft Outlook email client in
order to make it work with your web-based email account.
Step 1: Open Outlook, and click on the Tools menu. Please, select
Step 2: Select the option Add a new e-mail account. Click 'Next'
Step 3: Select the type of account you would like to create (IMAP or
Step 4: Fill in the Internet E-mail Settings fields as follows:
Your Name - Enter your name as you
would like it to appear in the From: field of all outgoing mail
E-mail Address - Enter the email
address which the others will use to send email messages to you.
Incoming mail server (POP3/IMAP
Outgoing mail server (SMTP
User Name: please use the full
e-mail account name. Example: firstname.lastname@example.org instead of you.
Step 5: Click on the More Settings... button
Choose the Outgoing Server tab and check the My outgoing server
(SMTP) requires authentication checkbox.
Check the option Use same settings as my incoming server.
Step 6: Choose the Advanced tab
Please do not use secure authentication as we do not support this