Setting up email in Windows Mail

This is a guide which can be used to set up your Anchor supplied email hosting account

Windows Mail

  1. Open Windows Mail, Click on Tools, and then Accounts.
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  2. Click the "Add..." button
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  3. Select "E-mail Account" and then click "Next"
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  4. Enter your name as you'd like them to appear on emails you send, then click "Next"
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  5. Enter your email address for your account, and click "Next"
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  6. Select "POP3" for your incoming server type, and enter for the server name: mail.yourdomain. Since our domain this example is anchor.net.au, we'll use mail.anchor.net.au. For your outgoing server you should enter your ISP's SMTP server. Then click Next.

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  7. Enter your email address as the mailbox username, and password, similar to below, and click "Next"
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  8. Your email should now be configured and working. Click "Finish" and close the Accounts list window.
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If you have any issues, don't hesitate in giving us a call.