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Creating a New E-Mail Account

To setup TLS a user account must be created in Outlook, if an account exists skip to Configuring E-Mail Accounts for TLS on page [*].

  1. From the Windows XP Start Menu select Programs and then Outlook Express.



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  2. From the Outlook Express Toolbar select Tools and then Accounts....



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  3. The Internet Accounts window will appear. From this menu click Add and from the pop-up menu click Mail.



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    The Internet Connection Wizard will start.

  4. Enter in your Display name.

    This is the name that will be displayed when an e-mail is sent and received.

  5. Once the name has been entered click Next to continue.



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  6. In the E-mail address entry box enter in the assigned e-mail address.
  7. Click Next to continue.



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  8. Choose the incoming mail server, either POP or IMAP from the pull-down menu.
  9. In the Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP, HTTP) server box enter the mail server that holds the mail.

    Using the example in this manual, mail is stored on
    mailbox.corp.guardiandigital.com. So that is what would be entered in here.

  10. Fill in the appropriate outgoing mail server (SMTP) in the Outgoing mail (SMTP) server box.

    In the example used, smtp.corp.guardiandigital.com is the mail relay that receives all incoming mail for the domain.

  11. Click Next to continue.



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  12. Next enter the account name in the Account name field. This is the user name assigned to the user.
  13. Then enter the users password into the Password field.
  14. Check to make certain that the check-box for Log on using Secure Password Authentication (SPA) is not checked.
  15. Click Next to continue.



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  16. The final screen will appear in the account creation. Click Finish to complete the new account creation.



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  17. After clicking Finish you will be returned to the Internet Accounts window.


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