How do I set up my email program?

This section explains how to set up many common email programs, with “screen shot” pictures showing what setting goes where. (You must create the email mailbox first.)

You'll get the most detailed instructions by finding your program below. If you can't find your program in the list, we also have generic instructions that should work for other programs.

Windows Programs

Mozilla Thunderbird

Instructions for Mozilla Thunderbird.

Microsoft Outlook

Instructions for Outlook.

Windows 10 Mail

Instructions for the Windows 10 Mail program.

Windows 8 Mail

Instructions for the Windows 8 Mail program.

Windows Live Mail

Instructions for the “Windows Live Mail” program included with Windows 7.

"Windows Mail" Program for Vista

Instructions for the “Windows Mail” program included with Windows Vista.

Microsoft Outlook Express

Instructions for Outlook Express included with Windows XP.

Eudora

Instructions for Eudora.

Pegasus Mail

Instructions for Pegasus Mail.

IncrediMail

Instructions for IncrediMail.

Netscape Communicator

Instructions for Netscape.

macOS Programs

Apple Mail

Instructions for the Apple “Mail” program.

Mozilla Thunderbird

Instructions for Mozilla Thunderbird.

Microsoft Outlook 2016 for Mac

Instructions for Microsoft Outlook 2016 on macOS.

Entourage for Mac OS X

Instructions for Microsoft Entourage on macOS.

PowerMail

Instructions for PowerMail.

Other Programs and Devices

Webmail

Instructions for reading email in your Web browser.

iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch Mail

Instructions for the iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

Android Phone

Instructions for Android phones (including Samsung phones).

BlackBerry

Instructions for the BlackBerry mobile device.

Palm Treo

Instructions for VersaMail on the Treo.

Yahoo! Mail

How to use the Yahoo! Mail website to read email.

Gmail

How to use the Gmail website to read email.

Fetchmail

Instructions for Fetchmail.