Setup your mail with Windows Live Mail PLESK

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This tutorial will help you to set your mailbox with Windows Live.

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We will now create your account to receive emails with Windows Live.

1) Go to 'Accounts' tab et and click on 'Email' to add a new account

2) Email address: indicate your mailbox such as adrien@netim.com

Fill in your password and Name below.

Check 'Manually configure server settings'

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3) Follow the chart below to set your incoming and outgoing mail servers :

Hosting type Settings
You have a WEB hosting (PLESK)
  • Incoming server information : pop.yourdomain (port:110) or imap.yourdomain (port:143)
  • Outgoing server information : your ISP's one smtp.netim.net (port:25 or 587)
  • Authenticate using: Clear text
  • Log-on Username: indicate your full email address again, e.g adrien@netim.com
You have an EMAIL hosting (SPAMORA)
  • Incoming server information : mail.spamora.net
  • Outgoing server information : mail.spamora.net
  • Authenticate using: Clear text
  • Log-on Username: indicate your full email address again, e.g adrien@netim.com
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Once you have filled all information, click 'Next', the account is now created.

Warning.gif Be careful, if you use Netim's SMTP, there is an additional step.

To set SMTP advanced settings, right-click on your account and select 'Properties' then 'Servers' tab.

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Check 'My server requires authentication' and click 'Settings'

Follow the chart below to set outgoing mail server's information:


Hosting type Settings
You have a WEB hosting (PLESK)
  • Select 'Log on using'
  • Account name : the one provided in the SMTP activation email, e.g adrien@netim.net
  • Password : the one provided in the SMTP activation email
You have an EMAIL hosting (SPAMORA)
  • Select 'Use the same settings as my incoming mail server
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Advanced settings and Troubleshooting

  • Sending Issues

Right-click on your account and select 'Properties'

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Go to 'Advanced' tab

Uncheck 'This server requires a secure connection (SSL)'

Make sure the outgoing mail (SMTP) port is 25, if this does not work set port: 587

  • Reception Issues

Right-click on your account and select 'Properties'

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Go to 'Advanced' tab

Uncheck 'This server requires a secure connection (SSL)'

Make sure the Incoming mail (POP3) is 110, or if you are in IMAP: 143

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