Configuration Instructions for SMTP Authentication use with common e-mail clients


Configuring Outlook Express

  1. Open Outlook Express
  2. Go to Tools menu → Accounts
  3. Select the account
  4. Click the Properties button
  5. Click on the Servers tab
  6. Check "My server required authentication"
  7. Click on "OK"


Configuring Outlook

  1. Open Outlook
  2. Go to Tools menu → E-mail Accounts
  3. Select the account
  4. Click the "Change" button
  5. Click "More Settings"
  6. Check "My outgoing (SMTP) requires authentication"
  7. Select "Use same settings as my incoming mail server"
  8. Click on "OK"


Configuring Thunderbird

  1. Open Thunderbird
  2. Go to Tools menu → Account Settings
  3. Click "Outgoing Server (SMTP)
  4. Double click the default outgoing server from the right
  5. Click "Use name and password" and fill in your username and password
  6. Click on "OK"


Configuring Apple Mail

  1. Open Apple Mail
  2. Pull down "Mail"
  3. Choose "Preferences"
  4. Click "Server Settings" by the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) blank
  5. Choose "Password" for the authentication type
  6. Fill in your username and password