Windows Live Mail

If you have a Pobox Basic or Pobox Plus account, please visit this page to find instructions on how to set up your email application.

To set up Windows Live Mail:

  1. From the menu bar, click on Accounts
  2. Click on the "Email" Icon

Select Email

On this page enter:

  1. Your Pobox address
  2. Your Pobox Password
  3. Your Display Name

And select Next

Enter Basic Information

Next, on this step, enter:

  1. Server type: IMAP
  2. Server Address: mail.pobox.com
  3. Check "Requires a secure connection (SSL)
  4. Under Logon user name: yourpoboxaddress@pobox.com

For Outgoing server information enter:

  1. Server address: smtp.pobox.com
  2. Check Requires a secure connection (SSL)
  3. Check Requires authentication

Server Information

Finish by selecting Next. Your email account should now be added!

Finished


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