Setting up your Outlook Express
Type in the Name of the person as you want to appear in the ‘From”
column in the receivers e-mail program
in your e-mail address
sure that POP3 is selected
www.emerging-tech.net for Incoming Server and for Outgoing
your account name - ***NOTE*** this is the login for your account NOT your
e-mail address (account names can only be 6-8 characters long)
your password (account holders)
sure “remember password” is checked or else you will have to login every
time you run outlook express ***NOTE*** be sure that it is NOT
checked if the machine is used for multiple users.
“Finish” – WE ARE NOT DONE!!!
should have something that looks like this – (without the Hotmail account)
click the www.emerging-tech.net line to highlight it
to be sure info is correct
to be sure info is right ***NOTE*** this is where you would change account
name and/or password should either of these change.
nothing with connection or securities tabs – there is nothing you can
modify without Technical Support.
the info on this screen
click under the delivery line and modify to 10 days
arrow is to be adjusted longer for slow dial-up connections.
“Apply” then “OK”
“Send/Recv” to get mail
Recommended “OPTIONS” Settings
In Outlook Express click "Tools" >> "Options"
The following is recommended option settings for optimal
performance on a Broadband connection (DSL, Cable Modem, ISDN, Ect.)