How to add an email account to Outlook Express. These instructionss apply to any email domain owned by Lucketts.net, except for @lucketts.net. This also applies to any private domains that Lucketts.net is hosting for you.



Step 1: Start Outlook Express, select "Tools" then "Accounts" from the menu bar.



Step 2: Select the tab for Mail accounts. Any account you have already set up will appear here. Select "Add" then select "Mail"



Step 3: The Wizard will ask you for the display name name for this account. Choose what you want other people to see in the FROM line when they get your email.



Step 4: Enter your new email address.



Step 5: Your incoming mail server is a POP3 server and the name for incoming and outgoing mail is "home.lucketts.net". Enter these values and press "Next"



Step 6: Enter your complete account name. Notice the "." in place of the "@". Your account name is the same as your email address, except the "@" sign is replaced by a period. the username for "steve@taylorstown.net" is "steve.taylorstown.net".

Enter your assigned password. You can change your password online at our website. When you change it there, you will have to come back here and change it to match.

Select "Remember Password" if your computer is secured to your satisfaction. This is not required.

Select "Next"


Step 7: Almost done. Select "Finish" You're not done yet, please continue on to the next steps.


Step 8: Go back to the Internet Accounts: Mail tab and find the account your just added. It will be called "home.lucketts.net". Highlight that account then press "Properties".


Step 9: In the first text box, change "home.lucketts.net" to a simple name to identify this account.


Step 10: Click on the "servers" tab. Add a check to the box by "My server requires authentication".


Step 11: Click on the "Advanced" tab. Add a check to both boxes next to "This server requires a secure connection (SSL)". Press OK when done. Your email account is now ready to use. If you get security errors, add the Lucketts.net Security Certificate with these instructions. Now you're done.