morning all , can you please send me microsoft outlook configuration set up

+2 votes
Morning all

can you please send  me microsoft outlook configuration set up

Thanks

Ronnie
asked Mar 15, 2018 in Email Hosting by ronniep (140 points)

1 Answer

0 votes

Good day,

Please follow the below steps to set up Microsoft Outlook:

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)
    http://www.afrihost.com/site/page/email_configuration_settings
  • 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.

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 Mar 15, 2018 by AfriDazzil (40,680 points)
...