Using mail.com with Outlook

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Issue


How to configure Outlook to manage a mail.com account?

Solution


You can get a mail.com email working using the following settings:
  • Account type: Choose IMAP.
  • Incoming mail server: pop.mail.com.
  • Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtp.mail.com.
  • Fill in all the required fields and click More Settings.
  • Click Advanced and in the Incoming server put 143 and Outgoing server put 587.
  • Now click Outgoing Server and tick My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.


Thanks to Adam for this tip.
Jean-François Pillou

Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
Better known as Jeff, Jean-François Pillou is the founder of CommentCaMarche.net. He is also CEO of CCM Benchmark and digital director at the Figaro Group.

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