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For more information on creating an email account in Outlook 2003 please watch the following video tutorial:

Creating an email account in Outlook 2003

Important! Please mote that most ISPs (Internet Service Provider) block prot 25 for outgoing email. Please see our Getting Started Guide: Email for more information on what ports to use for your email settings.

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2013-09-16 9:34 pm
Your video left out the most important part, what are the Port numbers numbers under More Settings?
Staff
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2013-09-17 8:36 am
Outlook should configure your ports on its own, but if you need to manually configure them, they are the following:

SMTP Port 25 or 587 (some ISPs are blocking port 25)
SMTP SSL Port 465
POP Port 110
POP SSL Port 995
2013-09-17 11:32 am
Thanks Jeff! Also found this page on IMH:

http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/email/email-troubleshooting/problems-sending-mail-receiving-is-fine#outlook-2002

Also, another IMH link should a user be on Verizon:
http://www.verizon.com/support/residential/internet/highspeed/email/setup+and+use/questionsone/124333.htm#

Thanks again!
Tom

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9,968 Points
2013-09-17 11:40 am
Hello Tom, and thanks for providing some links for others.

Those would be problems sending mail with Outlook 2000/2002, and change your email settings to use port 465 on Verizon.

Thanks again!

- Jacob

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