Setting Up Windows Mail (Vista)

Please follow the steps below to set up your POP email with Windows Mail using the Vista platform.

  1. Click Start to Launch Windows Mail. If you have not created a Windows Mail account previously the Setup Wizard will launch. If you have setup an account before, select Tools, then select Accounts. The Internet accounts window displays.
  2. Click on the Add button which will take you to the Add Account window.

    Click the Add button to add a new email account.
  3. Select E-mail Account, and click on Next.

    Select E-mail Account and click Next.
  4. Enter your name as you would like it to appear in the From field when people receive your emails.

    Enter your name as it would appear in your email.
  5. Click Next.
  6. At the E-mail address field, enter your email address (

    At the E-mail address field, enter your email address.
  7. Click Next.
  8. From the Incoming e-mail server type drop-down list, select POP3.
  9. In the Incoming mail (POP3 or IMAP) server: field type
  10. In the Outgoing e-mail server (SMTP) name: field type
  11. Check the Outgoing server requires authentication box.

    Fill out incoming and outgoing mail. Check the authentication box.
  12. Click Next.
  13. In the E-mail Username and Password field, enter your Username and password.

    Fill out your username and password. Check the remember password box. Click Next.
  14. Click Next.
  15. On the next screen, click on Finish.

Done! Your email address is setup.