This article describes how to setup a new mail account in Microsoft Outlook 2007.

Outlook 20071. Click Tools and click Account Settings. This will launch the Account Settings window.
Add New E-mail Account Wizard2. Click New. This will start the Add New E-mail Account wizard.
Add New E-mail Account Wizard3. Check Manually configure server settings or additional server types and click Next.
Add New E-mail Account Wizard4. Click the Next button in the Choose E-mail Service page.
Add New E-mail Account Wizard5. Fill in the User Information, Server Information and Logon Information sections.
Internet E-mail Settings6. Click the More Settings button. In the Internet E-mail Settings window, click the Outgoing Server tab and check My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication. Click Ok when you’re done.
Test Account Settings7. Click the Test Account Settings button. Check the results and click Close when you’re done. If the test succeeds, click Next. Otherwise, make the necessary corrections.
Add New E-mail Account Wizard8. Click Finish.

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Posted on 10/26/2008 and last updated on 11/6/2009
Filed under Mail Clients