CONFIGURING YOUR POP E-MAIL ACCOUNT WITH MICROSOFT OUTLOOK EXPRESS

To add an e-mail account for sending and receiving e-mail messages in Microsoft Outlook Express 5.x and 6.x.

1- From the Start menu, select Programs, and then choose Outlook Express. The Microsoft Outlook Express window will appear. Note: If you are using Microsoft Windows XP, then from the Start menu, choose Outlook Express. The Microsoft Outlook Express window will appear.

2- From the Tools menu, choose Accounts. The Internet Accounts window will appear.

3- Click the Mail tab.

4- Click the Add button.

5- In the Display Name field, enter the name that you would like to appear in your e-mail messages and then click the Next button. Note: An example is Joe Smith or Joe's Flower Shop.

6- In the E-mail Address field, enter your e-mail address and then click the Next button. Note: An example is joesflowers@yourdomain.com

7- In the Incoming Mail (POP3) field, type mail.skiltech.com

8- In the Outgoing Mail (SMTP) field, type mail.skiltech.com

9- Click the Next button.

10- In the Account Name field, enter your SkilTech e-mail ID using all lowercase letters. Note: Your e-mail ID is the sk##### login number.

11- In the Password field, enter your e-mail password. Note: The password is case-sensitive and will not be visible as you type it.

12- Place a checkmark beside the Remember Password option if you do not want to have to enter your password each time you check your e-mail.

13- Click the Next button and then click the Finish button.

14- Click the mail account that you just created and then click the Properties button.

15- Click the Servers tab.

16- Place a checkmark beside the My server requires authentication option.

17- Click the Settings button.

18- Select the Use same settings as my incoming mail server option.

19- Click the OK button. You will return to the Properties window.

20- Click the Apply button, click the OK button, and then click the Close button.


For additional assistance, please e-mail your request to support@skiltech.com