Email Setup: Outlook 2010

Use this guide to configure Outlook 2010 Email to work with your FreedomNet Email.

Step 1: Create Your Account (Part 1)

  • Open Outlook
  • Under “File” choose “Info”, then “Account Settings”, and again “Account Settings” after that.

Step 2: Create Your Account (Part 2)

  • Select “New” in the Email Accounts window.

Step 3: Choose Email Service

  • Select “E-mail Account” for the E-mail service.
  • Click “Next.”

Step 4: Auto-Account Setup

  • Choose “Manually configure server settings or additional server types”
  • Click “Next”.

Step 5: Choose Email Service

  • Choose “Internet E-mail”.
  • Click “Next”.

Step 6: Internet Email Settings

  • Enter in the following information:
  • Your Name: Your Name as you want it to be displayed on outgoing emails.
  • E-mail Address: Your full FreedomNet email address
  • Incoming Mail Server (POP3): Type, “”
  • Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP): Type, “”
  • User Name: Your full FreedomNet email address
  • Password: Your FreedomNet password
  • Leave the “Require logon using Secure Password Authentication (SPA)” unchecked.
  • Click on “More Settings”.

Step 7: Outgoing Server

  • Choose the tab on top labeled “Outgoing Server”.
  • Choose “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication”.
  • Choose “Use same settings as my incoming mail server”.
  • Choose the tab on top labeled “Advanced”.

Step 8: Advanced Settings

  • Choose “This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)”.
  • For “Use the following type of encrypted connection”, choose “SSL”.
  • After the above step is completed, change the “Outgoing Server (SMTP)” to 465.
  • Click “OK”.
  • Click “Next”.

Step 9: Your Done!

  • Congratulations, you are finished!
  • Click “Finished”.