Manually add my email to Outlook 2016 on Windows
Learn how to manually configure your account settings in Outlook 2016 (Windows), in case the account detection tool doesn't work.
- On the Pop and IMAP Account Settings screen, confirm or update settings details:
Field What to enter... Password Professional Email address password Username Professional Email address Type Select IMAP Incoming server Enter imap.secureserver.net Outgoing server Enter smtpout.secureserver.net
- Click More Settings.
- Click Outgoing Server.
- Select My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.
- Click Advanced.
- Under Server Port Numbers enter the Incoming Server (IMAP) and Outgoing Server (SMTP) server settings:
Field What to enter... Encryption Type Incoming Server (IMAP) 993 SSL Outgoing Server (SMTP) 465, 587 SSL
- Click OK.
- Click Next to complete email set up. The next page should show green checkmarks as the configuration process completes.
- To see if your email is set up properly, send yourself a test email message from your webmail. When you receive it, reply from Outlook to test your outgoing server settings.
Note: If Outlook 2016 still cannot verify your account information, please contact customer support.
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