Outlook Express 5.x (Win9x/NT)
Configuration Instructions

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1) Open Outlook Express and click Tools,
then click Accounts.

Tools -> Accounts

2) First, Click the Mail tab at the top. Then click, and highlight mail.up-link.net.

Mail Accounts

3) Now, press the Properties button.

NOTE: If you do not have mail.up-link.net - but you do have something like up-link.net, or up-link, then highlight that listing.

If you do not have anything that says up-link here, then press Add... then Mail...then, answer the questions that the wizard gives you.


4) Now you should be at the General tab.


5) Fill in the Name section with your name or nickname.

6) You can fill in, or leave the Organization blank.

7) E-mail Address: put your e-mail address here.

8) Make sure that bottom box is checked!

9) Next, make sure you click on the Servers Tab.


10) Where it says Incoming mail (POP3):
This should have mail.up-link.net in the box.

11) Where it says Outgoing mail (SMTP):
This one should also read mail.up-link.net

12) Where it says Incoming Mail Server
Account name:
Type in your up-link login/user name.
(NOT your entire e-mail address.)

13) Where it says Password:
Type the Password that you use to dial in to get connected.

14) Where it says Outgoing Mail Server:
Leave the "My Server requires authentication" box, Unchecked

15) Finally click on the Connection tab

Connection Tab

16) Check Always connect to this account using

17) Select Up-Link Internet from the pull down menu.

18) Press OK (NOT Add), then the Close button.


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This page last updated 09/28/11

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