How to Configure Your OpenXchange Email Address To Your Email Client & Microsoft Outlook

1. Click on the Tools tab, and then click on the Account Settings button

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2. Click on New to add your Hover email address.  

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3. Select IMAP and click Next.

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4. Check the box for “Manually configure server settings or additional server types” & then click Next.

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5. Put the bullet next to “Internet E-mail” then click Next.

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6. Type in Your Name/E-mail Address, Incoming/Outgoing mail servers, User Name/Password& then click More Settings.

** Please note that the Domain Name used for the configuration here is ‘getsetlive.net

 

For POP configuration:

Incoming Mail Server: pop.your-domain-name (eg: pop.getsetlive.net)

Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.your-domain-name (eg: smtp.getsetlive.net)

For IMAP configuration:

Account Type: IMAP

Incoming Mail Server: imap.your-domain-name (eg: imap.getsetlive.net)

Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.your-domain-name (eg: smtp.getsetlive.net)

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7. On the Outgoing Server tab put a check mark next to “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” & then put the bullet next to “Use same settings as my incoming mail server”.

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8. On the Advanced tab change the Outgoing server (SMTP) port to 587, change the encrypted connection to None & then click OK. Tick on Leave a copy of messages on server as per your preference.

For POP configuration:

Incoming (POP) Server Port Number: 110

Outgoing (SMTP) Server Port Number: 587

For IMAP configuration:

Incoming (IMAP) Server Port Number: 143

Outgoing (SMTP) Server Port Number: 587

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8. Click on Test Account Settings to test the configuration. Click Next.

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9. Click Finish.

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10. Click Close.

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11. Click Send/Receive to get your mail.

You have successfully configured your Email Address to your Email Client ‘Outlook Express’ You can try sending a Test Email and Test the Accounts Settings.