• Outlook Express Email Setup

    How do I set up my Windstream.net email in Outlook Express?

    Follow the instructions below to set up your Windstream.net email address in Outlook Express:

    Open Outlook Express, in the upper right-hand corner of your screen click on 'Tools' and select 'Accounts'

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    On the Internet Accounts window, under the 'All' tab, click the 'Add' button and select 'Mail'

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    In the 'Display Name' field, enter your first and last name and click 'Next'


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    In the 'Email address' field, enter your Windstream.net E-mail Address and click 'Next'

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    Enter the below server names as shown below and click 'Next' 

    Incoming (POP3): pop.windstream.net
    Outgoing (SMTP): smtp.windstream.net

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    In the 'Account name' field enter your full windstream.net e-mail address and password. 

    Place a check in the 'Remember password' box and click 'Next'

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    Click Finish.

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    On this window, ensure 'pop.windstream.net' is selected and click on the 'Properties' button

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    In the Properties window, select the 'Servers tab' and place a check in the box beside 'My server requires authentication' and click 'OK'

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    Congratulations! Outlook Express should be set up and ready for use.