MSN email has a highly useful feature that many users are unaware of. It is the ability to operate along with the Microsoft Outlook program. In order to set up MSN email with the Outlook program, the users just has to follow a simple procedure involving some tweaking of the Outlook email setup. The following set of instructions should help you in setting up MSN email with the Outlook program.
Instructions to set up MSN Email with Outlook
- First of all, click on the “Start” button located on the lower left corner of your Windows desktop screen. Select the “Control Panel” option from the Start Menu.
- Choose the “Mail” option from the Control Panel window and then click on the “Email Accounts” option.
- Select the “New” option and then click on the “Next” button which is displayed on the new screen.
- Click on the checkbox next to the “Manually configure server settings or additional server types” option in order to put a check mark in them. Click on the “Next” button.
- Choose the “Internet Email” option and then click on the “Next” button.
- You will have to enter the following details: user name, full email address, incoming mail server, outgoing mail server, user name and password. The incoming mail server address is pop3.email.com and the outgoing mail server address is smtp.email.msn.com. You will have to enter your MSN account name as the user name and then to the password field, enter your
MSN account password. Choose the account type as “POP3” and then put a check mark into the check box next to the “Remember Account Password” option.
- Click on the “Test Account Settings” option and if you do not see any errors, then continue to the next step. However, if you find any errors, just go through the procedure that you have just performed in the last step.
- Click on the “Next” button and then click on the “Finish” button. After this step, you will have successfully set up MSN email with the MS Outlook 2007 program.
Follow these simple instructions from the Outlook tech support team in order to configure the Outlook email setup so that you will be able to set up the MSN email with the Microsoft Outlook 2007 program.