E-Mail » Setting up E-Mail clients » Configuring IMAP » How do I setup Microsoft Outlook 2007 to receive e-mail using IMAP?

To configure an e-mail client for IMAP protocol, you will need the following information:

Server Type: IMAP
Incoming Server: mail.unwiredwest.com
Outgoing Server: mail.unwiredwest.com

User Name or Account Name: Your FULL E-MAIL ADDRESS
Password: Your e-mail password

NOTE: If your email address is associated with your own domain, then substitute your server names for mail.unwiredwest.com. For example, if your domain name is SHINYWHEELS.COM, then your incoming and outgoing mail server will be MAIL.SHINYWHEELS.COM.

Note: The outgoing server needs to be authenticated with user name and password.

1. Open Outlook 2007 and click on Tools on the Menu bar

Outlook 2007 IMAP

2. Find and click on Account Settings

Outlook 2007 IMAP

3. A new window will pop up (Account Setting window). Under E-mail tab, find and click on New

Outlook 2007 IMAP

4. Another window will pop up (Add New E-mail Account window). Just check Manually configure server settings or additional server types at the bottom. Click on Next

Outlook 2007 IMAP

5. Find and opt for Internet Email

Outlook 2007 IMAP

6. Supply all required information

a. User Information:
Your Name : The name of the e-mail address owner
E-mail Address : The e-mail address you want to setup

b. Server Information:
Account Type : Click on the drop down arrow and choose IMAP
Incoming Mail Server : mail.unwiredwest.com
Outgoing Server : mail.unwiredwest.com

c. Logon Information:
Username : It should be your e-mail address
Password : The password for your e-mail address

Outlook 2007 IMAP

7. Click on More Settings at the bottom right

8. Another window will pop up (Internet E-mail Settings). Under Outgoing tab, check My outgoing Server (SMTP) requires authentication. Then click OK

Outlook 2007 IMAP

9. Click Next

Outlook 2007 IMAP

10. Click Finish

Outlook 2007 IMAP


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