has this time allowed bigger attachments, email filtering using tags, improvised user interface and junk email management.
When it comes to configuring Outlook.com email on Outlook desktop client or other email client like Mozilla Thunderbird, Android email client [ as no outlook.com app is available]. There is no IMAP functionally which is the priority based sync system for email and suggested as best email technology. You can only configure POP3 function to have outlook.com on any email client. Configuring POP3 on email client is an easy procedure you just need to know the right settings. Here, we are providing the settings details and how to configure it on the email client process.
Outlook.com POP3 configuration for mobile email clients:Incoming mail server: pop3.live.com
Outgoing mail server: smtp.live.com
Username: your email id like Webadvices@outlook.com or custom email like email@example.com
Password: your password for email
SSL connection Incoming server port number: 995
Outgoing SMTP server port number: 587
How to configure Outlook.com email on Outlook 2010 or Mozilla ThunderbirdStep 1: Open Client and click “Add Email account” . Select “Manually configure server settings”.
Step 2: Now provide details like Name, Outlook.com email ID and password. Enter “Pop3.live.com” in box beside the incoming mail server. For outgoing mail server fill up “smtp.live.com”.
Step 4: You will be returned to the previous configuration window. Click “Next” and then check if the account is working.
You have successfully configured the Outlook.com email on Outlook 2010 or any similar desktop email client. Please ensure that you check “Leave a Copy on server” else all email from the server will be deleted after downloading. The setting is similar if you are configuring Mozilla Thunderbird or Outlook client on Mac OS X. This will create a backup of all the emails on your Outlook.com email on your PC. You will have to check the Email manually by pressing “Send/Receive” email button on the email client.