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Email Application Setup: Windows Live Mail

Add a New Account

  1. Open Windows Live Mail. 
  2. Go to the Accounts tab and click Email
  3. Enter the following settings: 
    Email Address:Your full email address
    Password:The password for the email account you're setting up.
    Display Name:Enter your name as you want it to appear on your outbound email.
    • Check the box to Manually configure server settings for e-mail account. 
    • Click Next.
    • Enter the following settings for an IMAP with SSL* configuration:
      Incoming Servermail.example.com (replacing example.com with your domain)
      Incoming Port993
      This server requires a secure connection (SSL)Check the box ☑
      Login IDYour full email address
      Outgoing Servermail.example.com (replacing example.com with your domain)
      This server requires a secure connection (SSL)Check the box ☑
      This server requires authenticationCheck the box ☑
      •  Click Next.
      • Click Finish.

      For POP3 or IMAP without SSL settings, check out our Email Application Setup article or view your configuration data in your Email Manager.