Outlook.comΒΆ

To add a WebFaction-hosted email address and mailbox to your Outlook.com account:

  1. Log in to your Outlook.com account.

  2. Click the settings gear. A menu appears:

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  3. Click More mail settings. The Options page appears.

  4. Click Your email accounts. The Your email accounts page appears.

  5. Click the Add a send-and-receive account button. The Add a send-and-receive account form appears:

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  6. In the Name field, enter your name as you’d like it to appear to message recipients.

  7. In the Email address field, enter your WebFaction-hosted email address.

  8. In the Password field, enter your mailbox password.

  9. Click the Next button. The Account info form appears.

  10. In the Name field, enter your name as you’d like it to appear to message recipients.

  11. In the Email address field, enter your WebFaction-hosted email address.

  12. Complete the Incoming (POP3) server information section:

    1. In the Server address field, enter mail.webfaction.com.
    2. In the Port menu, click to select 995.
    3. Click to select Requires a secure connection (SSL).
    4. In the Username field, enter your mailbox name.
    5. In the Password field, enter your mailbox password.
  13. Complete the Outgoing (SMTP) server information section:

    1. Click to select Send email using your provider’s server.
    2. In the Server address field, enter smtp.webfaction.com.
    3. In the Port menu, click to select 465.
    4. Click to select Requires a secure connection (SSL/TLS).
    5. Click to select Use the same username and password to send and receive mail.
  14. Click the Next button. The Your email accounts page appears.

  15. Choose where to save incoming mail from your mailbox.

    • To save incoming mail to a new folder, click to select A new folder called, then enter a folder name in the field adjacent.
    • To save incoming mail to an existing folder, click to select An existing folder, then click to select a folder name in the menu adjacent. For example, you can choose your Outlook.com inbox as the destination folder.
  16. Click the Save button. A confirmation page appears.

Your email address and mailbox is added to your Outlook.com account.

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