How to Access Gmail with Outlook Express Using POP

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Select "Tools | Accounts..." from the menu

Select
Select "Tools | Accounts..." from the menu in Outlook Express. Heinz Tschabitscher
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Click "Add | Mail..."

Click
Click "Add" and select "Mail...". Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Click Add | Mail....
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Type your name

Enter your name
Enter your name. Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Type your name under Display name:.
  • Click Next >.
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Enter your Gmail address

Enter your Gmail address under
Enter your Gmail address under "E-mail address:". Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Enter your Gmail address under E-mail address:.
  • Click Next >.
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Make sure "POP3" is selected

Make sure
Make sure "POP3" is selected. Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Make sure POP3 is selected under My incoming mail server is a __ server..
  • Type "pop.gmail.com" under Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP or HTTP) server:.
  • Enter "smtp.gmail.com" under Outgoing mail (SMTP) server:.
  • Click Next >.
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Type your full Gmail address under "Account name:"

Type your full Gmail address under
Type your full Gmail address under "Account name:". Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Type your full Gmail address under Account name:.
  • Enter your Gmail password under Password:.
  • Click Next >.
  • Click Finish.
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Highlight the newly created "pop.gmail.com" account

Highlight the newly created
Highlight the newly created "pop.gmail.com" account. Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Highlight the newly created pop.gmail.com account.
  • Click Properties.
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Go to the "Servers" tab

Make sure
Make sure "My server requires authentication" is checked under "Outgoing Mail Server". Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Go to the Servers tab.
  • Make sure My server requires authentication is checked under Outgoing Mail Server.
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Go to the "Advanced" tab

Type
Type "465" under "Outgoing server (SMTP):". Heinz Tschabitscher
  • Go to the Advanced tab.
  • Make sure This server requires a secure connection (SSL) is checked under both Outgoing mail (SMTP): and Incoming mail (POP3):.
  • Type "465" under Outgoing server (SMTP):.
    • If the number under Incoming server (POP3): has not been changed to "995" automatically, enter "995" there.
  • Click OK.
  • Click Close.