How to set up email from your VPS in an email client

This article applies to 123-reg VPS hosting.

This article will show you how to configure email clients with mailboxes setup on your 123-reg VPS hosting service.

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Start Outlook 2007 from the Start Menu, from the main window you will be able to set up Outlook 2007 to send and retrieve mail from the email account you have created. Click on Tools then Account Settings... to enter into this set-up process.

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Click on the New... button on the E-mail tab.

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Select Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP, or HTTP and then click the Next button.

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Select Manually configure server or additional server types and then click the Next button.

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Select Internet E-mail and then click the Next button.

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Enter the following information:


User Information

Your Name: This is the name that you want to appear on the e-mail

E-mail Address: e.g. yourname@yourdomain.co.uk


Server Information

Incoming mail server: mail.yourdomain.co.uk

Outgoing mail server: mail.yourdomain.co.uk


Logon Information

Username: Full email address (e.g. yourname@yourdomain.co.uk)

Password: The password you chose when creating the account.

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Click the Next button.

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Click the Finish button.

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Close and re-start Outlook 2007

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