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Configure IMAP or POP3 in Outlook Express
You can set up Microsoft Outlook to use POP3 or IMAP.

POP3:
  1. To set up a new e-mail account, click Tools, Accounts...


  2. Select the tab Mail and click Add, Mail...


  3. Enter a name to be displayed as the return address of your sent e-mails and click Next.


  4. Enter your e-mail address and click Next.


  5. Enter the name of the incoming mail server into the first field pop.gmx.com followed by the outgoing mail server mail.gmx.com. Click Next.


  6. Enter your GMX e-mail address as account name and your password. Click Next.


  7. Now click Finish...


  8. ...and you are almost done. Return to Tools -> Accounts ->Mail. Select the respective account and click Properties ->Outgoing Server. Check the box next to My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and confirm with OK.



    Congratulations! You're now ready to send and retrieve e-mails with your GMX Account.
IMAP:
  1. To set up a new e-mail account, click Tools, Accounts...


  2. Select the tab Mail and click Add, Mail...


  3. Enter a name to be displayed as the return address and click Next.


  4. Enter your e-mail address and click Next.


  5. Enter the name of the incoming mail server imap.gmx.com followed by the outgoing mail server mail.gmx.com. Click Next.


  6. Enter your GMX e-mail address as account name and your password. Click Next.


  7. Now click Finish...


  8. ...and you are almost done. Return to Tools -> Accounts ->Mail. Select the respective account and click Properties ->Outgoing Server. Check the box next to My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and confirm with OK.



    Congratulations! You're now ready to send and retrieve e-mails with your GMX account.