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Setup Centurylink.net, Embarqmail.com Email on Outlook 2010



1. Select "File".



2. Select "Info".



3. Select "Account Settings".



4. Select "Account Settings", again.



5. Select "New".



6. Select "Manually configure server settings or additional server types".



7. Select "Next".



8. Select "Internet E-mail".



9. Select "Next".



10. Enter the following:
  • 1. Your Name
  • 2. Your Email Address


11. Select "POP3".



12. Enter pop.centurylink.net for the "Incoming mail server".



13. Enter smtp.centurylink.net for the "Outgoing mail server (SMTP)".



14. Enter your Full Email Address for the "User Name".



15. Enter your "Password".



16. Select "More Settings".



17. Select the "Outgoing Server" tab. Verify the following is selected:
  • My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  • Use same settings as my incoming mail server


18. Select the "Advanced" tab. Do the following:
  • 1. Enter 995 for the "Incoming server (POP3)"
  • 2. Check the box next to "This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)"


19. Do the following:
  • 1. Enter 587 for the "Outgoing Server (SMTP)"
  • 2. Select TLS for "Use the following type of encryption connection"
  • 3. Check the box next to "Leave a copy of messages on the server"
  • 4. Select "OK"


20. Select "Next".



21. Select "Finish".



22. Select "Close".