How to add Private Email account to Outlook.com webmail

This guide describes how to add Private Email account to Outlook.com webmail:

1. Log in to your account here: https://mail.live.com

2. Click on the gear icon on the upper right part of the mailbox page and choose Connected Accounts:



3. Under Add a connected account, click Other email accounts:



4. Select Manually configure account settings and click OK:



5. Select type of the account IMAP/SMTP or POP3/SMTP and click OK:



6. On the next page configure the settings as follows:

For IMAP account:

Display name: enter the name you would like to see in the FROM field
Email address: full Private Email mailbox name
Username: full Private Email mailbox name
Password: password for your Private Email mailbox




Server information

Incoming (IMAP) server: mail.privateemail.com (the same for all accounts)
Incoming server port: 993 with SSL, or 143 with no SSL
Authentication: Basic
Encryption: SSL or TLS

Outgoing (SMTP) server: mail.privateemail.com
Outgoing server port: 465 with SSL, 587 with TLS





For POP3 account:

Display name: enter the name you would like to see in the FROM field
Email address: full Private Email mailbox name
Username: full Private Email mailbox name
Password: password for your Private Email mailbox
Select Leave a copy of messages on the server (if required)




Server information

Incoming (POP) server: mail.privateemail.com (the same for all accounts)
Incoming server port: 995 with SSL
Authentication: Basic
Encryption: SSL

Outgoing (SMTP) server: mail.privateemail.com
Outgoing server port: 465 with SSL





7. Click OK once done.


8. After adding your third-party email account as a send-and-receive successfully on Outlook.com, you will be able to use 'send as' option when creating new emails. Simply click on the drop-down menu next to your Outlook email address and choose your Private Email account:




That's it!

              
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