Setup

Set Up Your Email with Microsoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1

Summary

This article provides instructions on how to setup your existing BendBroadband email account using Microsoft Mail email clients.

For Chambers Cable email addresses, you can follow the steps on this page, but use the server settings listed in the Chambers Cable email information page.

Note: You must first setup the email account with BendBroadband prior to setting it up in Microsoft Mail email client. Learn how to add a new BendBroadband user account.

Steps

  1. On Start, tap or click Mail
  2. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen to display the menu and then tap Settings

    If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up and click Settings

    Microsoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1 Menu
  3. Tap or click AccountsMicrosoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1 Settings
  4. Tap or click Add an accountMicrosoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1 Accounts
  5. Choose Other accountMicrosoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1 Add an account
  6. In Add your email account

    Tap or click IMAP (mail will only configure using IMAP)

    Tap or click ConnectMicrosoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1 Add your email account

  7. On the "Add your Other account" page, complete all fields as follows. You will need to select Show more details to see all these fields:
    Email Address: Your full email address
    Password: The password you use for Webmail
    Username: Your full email address
    Incoming (IMAP) email server: pop-server.bendbroadband.com
    Incoming port: 143
    Do not select the check box "Incoming server requires SSL"
    Outgoing Mail Server(SMTP): smtp-server.bendbroadband.com
    Outgoing port: 25
    Do not select the check box "Outgoing server requires SSL"
    Select the check box: Outgoing server requires authentication
    Select the check box: Use the same username and password to send and receive email
    Microsoft Mail for Windows 8/8.1 Add your Other account
  8. Tap or click on Connect

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