Hallo. How would this setup change in Outlook 2013? Can you please post the sets for setup?

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Hallo. How would this setup change in Outlook 2013? Can you please post the sets for setup?
related to an answer for: cannot open my email in outlook
asked Jan 11 in Email Hosting by Spice (120 points)
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Good day

To set up Outlook 2013 please follow these steps:

1. Open Outlook and select File in the top left.

2. Under Account Information Select Add Account.

3. Select Manual setup or additional server types and click Next.

4. Select POP or IMAP option and click Next

5. Fill in your User details

  • Enter Your Name and E-mail Address.
  • Select IMAP as your account type.
  • For Incoming mail server (IMAP), mail.(your domain) ( e.g mail.afrihost.com)
  • For Outgoing mail server (SMTP), mail.(your domain) ( e.g mail.afrihost.com)
  • In Logon Information enter the e-mail address and password that you created in the control panel.
  • Click More Settings.

6. Select Outgoing Server Tab and select My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.

7. Select Advanced Tab and ensure details are set as follows:

 - With SSL ports

  • For Incoming server (IMAP) enter 993 and type of connection select SSL.
  • For Outgoing server (SMTP) enter 465 and type of connection select SSL.
  • For Root folder path enter INBOX with uppercase letters

 - With Non- SSL ports

  • For Incoming server (IMAP) enter 143
  • For Outgoing server (SMTP) enter 587
  • For Root folder path enter INBOX with uppercase letters

8. Click OK and then Next.

9. Click Close. 

10. Click Finish.

You have now set up your account in Microsoft Outlook 2013.

If you require further assistance please email: support@afrihost.com
or contact Afrihost support on 011 612-7200
or see our FAQ page: http://faq.afrihost.com
Thank you

answered 2 days ago by AfriDazzil (17,570 points)
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