How to: Setup your Business Mail account in Outlook 2007 using IMAP

Article ID: 1143 | Published On: Friday, 3 August 2012

Note: This guide is applicable to our clients using our Business Mail product only - user's of our Standard Mail product should consult the Standard Mail setup guides instead.

This guide will walk you through the steps necessary to configure your Uniquemail Business Mail email account in Outlook 2007, using the IMAP protocol. If you would like to configure your email account using the POP3 protocol instead, please refer to the POP3 guidance  here. If you are unsure whether you should use IMAP or POP3, please refer to our how to choose between IMAP and POP3 guidance  here.

Step 1:
 In Outlook 2007 click  Tools  then  Account Settings...

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Step 2: Click the  New… button

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Step 3: Select the  Manually configure server settings or additional server types option then click Next

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Step 4: Select the  Internet E-mail option then click Next

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Step 5: Enter your name, email address, password and server settings as shown, then click  More Settings

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Server Information
•    Account Type: IMAP
•    Incoming mail server: imap.uniquemail.com
•    Outgoing mail server: smtp.uniquemail.com
•    User Name: [your full email address]
•    Password: [as supplied during registration]


Step 6: Click the  Outgoing Server tab, then select the  My outgoing server requires authentication and  Use same settings as my incoming server options

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Step 7: Click the  Advanced tab, enter the following settings then click  OK

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Server Port Numbers
•    Incoming server (IMAP): 993
•    Use the following type of encrypted connection SSL
•    Outgoing server (SMTP): 366
•    Use the following type of encrypted connection: TLS


Step 8: Click the  Test Account Settings… button

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Step 9: Verify that your settings were successful and then click  Close

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Step 10: Click the  Next button

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Step 11: Click the  Finish button

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Congratulations! Your Uniquemail Business Mail email account has been successfully configured in Outlook 2007
 

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Updated:
Friday, 3 August 2012
Categories:
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