- These instructions are intended specifically for setting up POP3/IMAP e-mail on Microsoft Outlook 2013.
- I’ll be working with Microsoft Outlook 2013 (specifically version 15.0.4420.1017 [64-bit]).
- If these instructions don’t quite work for you, check-out our tutorial on setting up other e-mail clients.
- Not the right version of Microsoft Outlook? Check out How To Set up Email in Outlook 2016 or How To Setup Email on Microsoft Outlook 2010.
Step 1: Add a New AccountClick Add Account.
Step 2: Select Manual SetupSelect the radio button for Manually setup or additional server types.
Step 3: Select E-mailSelect the radio button for POP or IMAP.
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 Login InformationUser Name should be your username, generally with the domain included. For example, firstname.lastname@example.org instead of just testemail . The 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 Automatically test account settings when Next is clicked, and then click Next :
Step 9: Setup CompleteThat’s it, Microsoft Outlook 2013 should now be set up to receive e-mail! Click Finish