Outlook Settings for Verizon Users

Mail Client Configuration (Outlook, MacOS, Etc.)

When you access an email account through a desktop email application such as Outlook, MacOS Mail App, Eudora. Etc.,  the email application will require specific information about your email account.

Email Settings

Username (your email address): yourname@yourdomain.com
Password: Use the email account’s password.

Incoming Server: mail.yourdomain.com
IMAP Port: 143
POP3 Port: 110

Outgoing Server: mail.yourdomain.com
SMTP Port: 26 (if port 26 does not work with your ISP, you can use 25, 465, or 587)
Authentication is required for IMAP, POP3, and SMTP.

Accessing Email from your Domains with your ISP Verizon

If you have POP3 email accounts with your own domain, with some ISP’s you retrieve your email using your domain’s incoming mail server, and you send email using your ISPs outgoing mail server.

incoming mail server:  mail.yourdomain.com
outgoing mail server: outgoing.verizon.net
(this is smtp.comcast.net if your ISP is Comcast)

Please call Verizon to verify SMTP settings if you are having any connection problems.

Outlook Setup

  1. Open Outlook
  2. On the Tools menu, click E-mail Accounts
  3. Click View or change existing e-mail accounts
  4. Select your email account
  5. Click Change
  6. Click More Settings
  7. Click the Advanced tab
  8. View the Outgoing mail (SMTP) Port and change it to 587 and save.

Authenticate your Verizon Account Name and Password

  1. Go to Tools – Accounts
  2. Click on the “Mail” tab
  3. Click on your account then on the “Properties” button
  4. Click on the “Server” tab
  5. At the bottom, check the “My Server Requires Authentication” box
  6. Click the “Settings” button
  7. Click the “Log On Using” radio button
  8. Enter your VERIZON ACCOUNT NAME AND PASSWORD here
  9. Click Ok, Ok, Close

How To Change Outlook Settings for Verizon Users

  1. Open Outlook or Outlook Express and Go to Tools > Account Settings
  2. Click on the email address and select “Change Settings” and follow screen shots below.
  3. After you make the changes, click on save or OK and save your settings.

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 Outgoing Server Tab

 

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Advanced Tab

 

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