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Outlook 2016 Email setup

  1. Open Outlook 2016 from your start menu.
  2. On the top left, click the 'File' tab.
    A popout menu appears allowing you to add an account:
  3. Click 'Add Account'.
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  4. Enter your email address.
  5. Click the 'Advanced' link and check the box to set up the account manually.
  6. Click the 'Connect' button.
  7. Choose POP or IMAP. IMAP is recommended.
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  8. On the next page, you'll need to enter your Incoming and Outgoing settings.
    • Server — This is your BELD Broadband mail server name. The example above uses 'imap.beld.net' for the incoming server. If you'd prefer a POP connection, you would use pop.beld.net instead. The outgoing server is always 'smtp.beld.net'.
    • Port — If you chose IMAP, the secure port is 993. For outgoing ports, use 465.
    • Encryption — SSL/TLS.
    • Require logon using Secure Password Authentication — DO NOT check this box.

      BELD Server settings:

      POP Incoming Mail Server Information:
      Incoming POP Mail Server: pop3.beld.net
      Incoming POP Server Port: 995
      Security Type: SSL
      Authentication: Password

      Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.beld.net
      Outgoing Mail Server Port: 465
      Security Type: SSL
      Authentication: password


      IMAP Incoming Mail Server Information:
      Incoming IMAP Mail Server: imap.beld.net
      Incoming IMAP Server Port: 993
      Security Type: SSL
      Authentication: Password

      SMTP Outgoing Mail Server information
      Server: smtp.beld.net
      Port: 465
      Security Type: SSL

  9. Click the 'Next' button.
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  10. Enter your password and click 'Connect'.
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  11. You will see a confirmation if it was successfully set up.