Imap configuration in microsoft outlook

Attention! Before You configure any IMAP settings for Microsoft Outlook, go to, log in with the account You’ll use for IMAP configuration and enable external POP3 and SMTP access. In order to ensure users’ safety, default access to mailbox using POP3/IMAP/SMTP protocol is denied.

When configuring IMAP settings in Microsoft Outlook, have to remember that placement of some settings can vary in depence on version of the program.

IMAP configuration in Microsoft Outlook 2010

  1. Start Microsoft Outlook,
  2. on the File menu, click Info and click Account Settings,

  1. select Account Settings from the list,
  2. on the E-mail tab, click New,

  1. select Email Account, and then click Next,

  1. click to select the Manually configure server settings or additional server types check box, and then click Next,

  1. click Internet E-Mail, and then click Next,

  1. in the Server Information section, select IMAP for Account Type,
  • in the Your Name box, enter your name exactly as you want it to appear to recipients,
  • in the E-mail Address box, type your e-mail address,
  • in the User Name box, type your e-mail address,
  • in the Password box, type your password,
  • in the Incoming mail server box, type,
  • in the Outgoing mail server (SMTP) box, type,
  • for reason not to enter Your password any time programm loads incoming mail from Your mailbox, tick the Remember password option,
  1. click on More Settings and in a new opened window choose Outgoing Server tab,