How to Setup a ptd.net email with Outlook 2010
Modified on: 2017-04-11 13:46:06 -0400
- Begin by opening up Outlook 2010. Once open the "Microsoft Outlook 2010 Startup" wizard will open. Click "Next" to continue.
- If the wizard does not appear, your email program may already be configured to send and receive email, please contact Technical Support at (800) 281-3564.
- The Microsoft Outlook "Account Configuration" dialogue box will now appear. Place a dot next to "Yes" and click "Next".
- Place a dot next to "Internet E-mail" and click "Next".
- In the box labeled "Your Name:", enter your name as you would like it to appear when people receive email from you.
- In the box labeled "E-mail Address:", enter your username followed by "@ptd.net" in all lower case letters.
- In the box labeled "Account Type:", choose "POP3" from the drop down box.
- In the box labeled "Incoming mail server:", enter "promail.ptd.net" in all lower case letters.
- In the box labeled "Outgoing mail server (SMTP):", enter "promail.ptd.net" in all lower case letters.
- In the box labeled "User Name:", enter the beginning part of your PenTeleData email address. This is every thing before the "@ptd.net".
- In the box labeled "Password:", enter the password that corresponds to your "User Name" entered above. When typing your password, only a series of "***" will appear for password confidentiality.
- Note: Usernames and passwords are case-sensitive. Please be certain that your capitalization is correct.
- When your screen resembles the window below, click on the "More Settings…" button.
- Click on the "Outgoing Server" tab on the top of this window.
- Place a check next to "My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication", by clicking your mouse over the box one time with the left mouse button. Then click "OK".
- You will now be returned to the "Add New Account" window, click "Next" to continue.
- The "Test Account Settings" window will now appear. When it is competed click "Close".
- The "Add New Account" wizard has now been completed. Click "Finish" to close the wizard.
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