Setup Windows Live MailSetup Windows Live Mail

Setup Windows Live Mail

This tutorial shows you how to setup your Windows Live Mail program to work with your e-mail account.

  1. Turn on the computer
  2. Open Windows Live Mail
    If you do not have any accounts setup, this is what you will see. Click the Email button to add your account.

    Windows Live Mail Setup Step 1


  3. Enter your email address and password, check the Manually configure server settings check box and click Next.

    Windows Live Mail Setup Step 2


  4. --Incoming server information--
    Select Server Type: IMAP
    Server address: mail.alpinewebsites.com Port: 143
    Check the box that says Requires a secure connection (SSL)
    Authenticate using: Clear text
    Logon user name: Your Full Email Address

    --Outgoing server information--
    Server address: mail.alpinewebsites.com Port: 587
    Check the box that says Requires a secure connection (SSL)
    Check the box that says Requires authentication
    Click the Next button. Windows Live Mail Setup Step 4
  5. That is it! Windows Live Mail is all ready to send and recieve email.
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