Email help  >  Set up email  >  Set up email in Outlook Express

  1. Open Outlook Express icon.
  2. ClickTools and select Accounts.

  3. On the Internet Accounts page, select the Mail tab, click Add and then select Mail.

  4. On the Your Name page, type the email sender's name as the Display name, click Next.

  5. On the Internet Email Address page, type your email address as the email address and click Next.

  6. Common outgoing mail servers

    ISP Outgoing Mail Server
    AAPT mail.aapt.net.au
    Bigpond mail.bigpond.com
    Blink Internet mail.blink.m2.com.au
    Dodo smtp.dodo.com.au
    iiNet mail.iinet.net.au
    Internode mail.internode.on.net
    iPrimus smtp.iprimus.com.au
    OntheNet mail.onthenet.com.au
    Optusnet mail.optusnet.com.au
    Ozemail smtp.ozemail.com.au
    People Telecom smtp.syd.people.net.au
    Three (3G Mobile) smtp.three.com.au
    TPG mail.tpg.com.au
    Unwired esmtp.unwired.com.au **
    Virgin Mobile 3G smtp.virginbroadband.com.au
    Vodafone 3G smtp.vodafone.net.au
    ** Unwired accounts require authentication on the outgoing mail server. The username is 'username.unwired' and the password is as provided.
    On the Email Server Names page, select POP3 as your incoming server type and enter the incoming and outgoing mail servers. Then click Next to continue.
    • My incoming mail server is a:
      POP3 Server
    • Incoming mail server:
      Your incoming server is mail.mydomain.com.au, where "mydomain.com.au" is the name of your domain.
    • Outgoing mail server (SMTP):
      You must use the Outgoing Mail Server Name of your current Internet Server Provider (see ISP table for common SMTP settings).

  7. On the Internet Mail Logon screen, type your email address as your Account name and your email account password and then click Next. DO NOT tick Log on using Secure Password Authentication (SPA).

  8. You have successfully setup your POP email software. Click Finish to end.
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