Microsoft Outlook 2003 Setup

General Setup

  • Open Microsoft Outlook 2003.
  • Select Tools -> E-mail Accounts from the menu.

  • From the E-mail Accounts window, select Add a new e-mail account and click Next.

  • Select POP3 from the menu that appears and click Next.

  • Under User Information, enter your name and e-mail address in the space provided.
  • Under Server Information, enter mail.idmi.net if using the older mail client, or email.idmi.net if using the newer mail client for the incoming mail server and the outgoing mail server.
  • Under Logon Information, enter your full e-mail address in the User Name field, and enter your password in the Password field.
  • Click the More Settings button.

  • In the window that appears, click on the Outgoing Server tab.
  • Check the box next to My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.
  • Make sure that the Use same settings as my incoming mail server option is selected.

  • Click the Advanced tab.
  • Change the Outgoing server (SMTP) port from 25 to 587.
  • Click Next and then click Finish.

Password Entry

  • Open Microsoft Outlook 2003.
  • Select Tools -> E-mail Accounts from the menu.

  • Select View or change existing e-mail accounts and click Next.

  • In the list that appears, double click the account to be changed.

  • Clear the existing password (masked as asterisks) from the Password field and enter the new password.

  • Click Next and then click Finish.
 

Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Port Configuration

  • Open Microsoft Outlook 2003.
  • Select Tools -> E-mail Accounts from the menu.

  • Select View or change existing e-mail accounts and click Next.

  • Select your account from the list and click Change.

  • Click the More Settings button.

  • Click the Advanced tab.
  • Change the number in the Outgoing server (SMTP) field from 25 to 587.

  • Click OK.
  • Click Next and then click Finish.

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