Instructions for Adding Comcast
Account to Your Outlook Express
on the Tools menu and select Account.
- On the
Internet Accounts screen, click on the Mail tab. On the Mail tab screen, click on the Add
button and select Mail.
in your name in the Display name field, then click on the Next button.
in your email address in the Email address field, then click on the Next
sure that POP3 is selected for
My incoming mail server is a. Type
in the Incoming and Outgoing mail server names in their respective fields
as shown, then click on the Next button.
NOTE: You will be using Comcast for Incoming
mail, and PeoplePC for Outgoing mail on your system. Incoming mail server – pop.comcast.net,
Outgoing mail server – smtpauth.peoplepc.com
in your account (cvg_barn) in the Account name field, and your password
(awesam2006) in the Password field.
Check the box for Remember password. Click on the Next button.
on the Finish button.
- We’re not finished yet. You will now be in the Internet Accounts
screen again. Double-click on the
pop.comcast.net account to open it.
on the Servers tab.
Outgoing Mail Server, click on the My server requires authentication box to
click on the Settings button. In
the next screen, select the Log on using button, then type in your account
and password as shown (music_1@peoplepc/awesam). Click on the OK button.
will now be back on the pop.comcast.net Properties screen. Click on the Advanced tab to select it.
- In the
Outgoing mail (SMTP): field, change the number 25 to 587.
you are done, click the OK button.
The click the Close button on the Internet Accounts screen. You should be ready to go.