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Microsoft Outlook 2003 - Account Setup

If you're having difficulty setting up your email account with Outlook 2003, follow these instructions:

From the Tools menu select E-mail Accounts...

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This will open the following window:

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Select Add a new e-mail account or View or change existing e-mail accounts if you have an email account set up that you wish to change. If you are adding a new account the following screen appears:

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From this screen select POP3 and click Next.

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Fill in the following information:

Your Name Your name goes here.
E-mail Address Your email address is username@yourdomain.com
Incoming Mail (POP3) Your POP3 server is mail.yourdomain.com
Outgoing mail (SMTP) Your SMTP server is mail.yourdomain.com
User name Your POP3 user name is username@yourdomain.com
Password Your password is personally given to you

Now click on More Settings... to get the following pop up:

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Click the Outgoing Server tab and check the box for My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.

Now click the Advanced tab.

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Change the Outgoing server (SMTP) from 25 to 587. Click OK to close this window and Next to bring up the last screen.

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Click on Finish to save these settings. You can now send and receive mail with your MacServe.net email account.

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