This guide will aid you in setting up Microsoft Outlook. Either manually through the use of IMAP (or POP3) and SMTP, or automatically via the auto account tool.
Microsoft Outlook is one of the most popular email providers. Furthermore, if set up correctly, you can use Outlook to manage your entire mailbox. This removes the need to access webmail to use your email address.
Having your email in Outlook is great. Because you can continue to benefit from using your custom domain name email, retaining the majority of Outlook’s amazing features. Also, the added flexibility of being able to access your email from any supported device.
Add email to Outlook automatically
Outlook can be set up automatically, In Outlook 2016 this is how the interface looks.
Firstly, enter your account details and click next.
The tool will attempt to automatically set up the email. If unsuccessful, proceed to manual set up.
Add email to Outlook Manually
To begin manual outlook configuration, click POP or IMAP in the following prompt.
Once you choose POP3 or IMAP and clicked next. Afterwards, you will see the following sections: User Information, Server Information, Logon Information.
Firstly, in the user information section, enter your name and email address. The name setting is what will be displayed to recipients, so you can set this to what you want.
For email address enter the email address you’re adding, for example – firstname.lastname@example.org
After completing the user information section, select the account type, This will be either IMAP or POP3 and use the configurations settings below.