How to configure Windows Mail

Windows Mail is the free email program that comes with Windows Vista. It is very similar to Outlook Express which came with previous versions of Windows.  

  1. Click on Tools
  2. Click on Accounts
  3. Click on Add, then Next
  4. Type your name and click Next
  5. For the Incoming and Outgoing mailservers type mail.YOURDOMAIN.COM (substitute your domain for YOURDOMAIN.COM)
  6. Check the box that says Outgoing server requires authentication
  7. Click Next
  8. Enter the E-mail username.  This is your COMPLETE Email address including your domain name.
  9. Enter your password and click Next
  10. Click Finish
  11. Click Close
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