setting up microsoft outlook express

  1. Launch Outlook Express.
     
  2. Click on the Tools menu ->Choose Accounts ->Mail tab -> Click Add button -> Choose Mail


     

  3. Enter your display name and then click on the Next button.


     

  4. Enter your IAS e-mail address and then click on the Next button.


     

  5. Choose IMAP as your incoming mail server.
    Incoming mail server is imap.math.ias.edu
    Outgoing mail (smtp) server is smtp.math.ias.edu


     

  6. Account name: Enter your IAS username.
    Password: Enter your IAS password.
    Click on the Next button.


     

  7. Click Finish.


     

  8. The Internet Accounts window will now show the new account.
    Higlight the account and click on Properties.


     

  9. Click the Servers tab.
    Under "Outgoing Mail Server", check off My Server Requires Authentication.

     
  10. Click the Advanced tab.
    Place a check mark in the box located underneath Outgoing Mail (SMTP) and Incoming mail (IMAP): "This server requires a secure connection (SSL)"
  11. If prompted to download folders to display, choose Yes