How to setup my e-mail account in MS Outlook?

Here is how you can manually set up an email account in Microsoft Outlook:

  1. Open Outlook.
  2. Click on Tools > Accounts... > Add > Mail... 
  3. Fill in "Display Name", for example "John" 
  4. Enter your e-mail address, for example:
  5. Choose Incoming mail type (POP3 or IMAP, we recommend IMAP), the incoming mail server is:
  6. Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP): - just in case your ISP is blocking port 25, set the port to 2525
  7. Enter your e-mail account name, for example:
  8. Enter your e-mail account password.

To be able to send e-mails properly, you need to do the following as well: Go to Tools > Accounts... > select the account name > Properties > Servers tab > enable the option ''My server requires authentication''.

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