- These instructions are intended specifically for setting up e-mail on Microsoft Outlook.
- I’ll be working from Microsoft Outlook 2010 (specifically version 14.0.7116.5000 [64-bit]).
- If these instructions don’t quite work for you, check out our tutorial on setting up other e-mail clients, How To Set up Email in Outlook 2013, or How To Set up Email in Outlook 2016.
Step 1: Add a New AccountClick Add Account.
Step 2: Select Manual ConfigurationSelect the radio button for Manually configure server settings or additional server types.
Step 3: Select E-mailSelect the radio button for Internet E-mail.
Step 4: Configure User InformationYour Name should be your name as you want it to appear in e-mails that you send. E-mail Address should simply be your e-mail address.
Step 5: Configure Server Information and Either POP3 (110) or IMAP (143)If you’ve configured your e-mail in cPanel then you can either select POP3 or IMAP for your Account Type.
Step 6: Configure Logon InformationThe username should be your username, generally with the domain included. For example, email@example.com instead of just test email. Password should simply be the password for your e-mail account.
Step 7: Configure SMTP for AuthenticationClick More Settings …
Step 8: Finish and Test SettingsCheck the box for Test Account Settings by clicking the Next button, and then click Next :
Step 9: Setup CompleteThat’s it, Microsoft Outlook 2010 should now be set up and ready to receive e-mail! Click Finish