This article demonstrates how to set up the Microsoft Mail client to access an A2 Hosting e-mail account.
To configure Microsoft Mail to work with your A2 Hosting e-mail account, follow these steps:
In the Choose an account dialog box, scroll down, and then click Advanced setup:
In the Advanced setup dialog box, click Internet email:
In the Internet email account dialog box, in the Account name text box, type a descriptive name for the account. The name can be anything you want:
In the Incoming email server text box, type either mail.example.com, where example.com represents your domain name, or the A2 Hosting server name for your account.
In the Account type list box, select the type of incoming mail server that you want to use:
In the Outgoing (SMTP) email server text box, type either mail.example.com, where example.com represents your domain name, or the A2 Hosting server name for your account.
Confirm that all of the following check boxes are selected:
Mail downloads the messages in the account.
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