Outlook Express E-mail Help for the Macintosh
Configuring Outlook express to receive your Domain email
Before You Begin...
You will need to know your:
- Domain Name (i.e. metasphere.net...do not use the www.)
- Email Address
- User ID (Usually the first part of your email address before the @ symbol)
- The outgoing mail server for your dialup or broadband internet connection. You should have been provided this information from your Internet Service Provider at the time of your service activation, or you can look under the servers tab in the account for your dialup email.
The above information, with the exception of your outgoing mail server, should have been provided to you at registration or by your system administrator. If you do not know what any of these are, contact your System Administrator. If you do not have or do not know what a System Administrator is, click here for Email assistance finding your information or System Administrator.
To begin, open outlook express by clicking the mail button in the top bar of Internet Explorer.
Then click Tools--Accounts
Next, select the account you wish to edit or create a new mail account by clicking New
In the account setings tab, the first field is account name. This can be anthing you want to name this group of settings.
Next is name which is an option.
Email address has been assigned by your system administrator.