Configuring SMTP Authentication for Outlook Express 5 (Mac OS 9)

 
 
Launch Outlook Express 5 and make sure that it is the active window on your desktop, then do the following:
  1. From the Tools menu, select "Accounts"

  2. Click the "Mail" tab and then:
    • Select the e-mail account you want to set up with SMTP authentication.

    • Click the "Edit" button.

  3. In the "Edit Account" dialog box, under "Sending Mail, SMTP Server":
    • Click the "Click here for advanced sending options" button.

    • Choose "SMTP requires authentication"

    • Check "Use same settings as incoming mail server"

    • Close dialog box by clicking the "X" on the upper left hand corner.

  4. Click the "OK" button to close the "Edit Account" dialog box.

  5. Close the "Accounts" dialog box by clicking the "X" in the upper left hand corner.

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