How do I setup my Cable ONE email in Windows Mail?
Step 1: Go to the start menu and select "Windows Mail".
Step 2: Click the "Tools" menu, then "Accounts".
Step 3: Click on "Add" located at the top right corner.
Step 4: Select "E-mail account" from the list and click "Next".
Step 5: Type your display name for outgoing emails in the "Display name" box and click "Next".
Step 6: Type your entire Cable ONE email address in the "E-mail address" box and click "Next".
Step 7: Use the following settings:
Incoming Server Settings:
- Incoming e-mail server type: IMAP
- Incoming mail server: mail.cableone.net
- Outgoing e-mail server (SMTP) name: mail.cableone.net
- Check the box for "Outgoing server requires authentication".
- After entering these settings, click "Next".
Step 9: Type your entire Cable ONE email address in the "E-mail username" box and your Cable ONE email password in the "Password" box. Check the box for "Remember password" and then click "Next".
Step 10: Click "Finish". Please note that there are still more steps to complete!
Step 11: Highlight your Cable ONE email address in the Internet Accounts window and select "Properties".
Step 12: Go to the "Advanced" tab at the top of the Properties window and make the following changes under "Server Port Numbers":
Check the boxes that say "This server requires a secure connection (SSL) or (TLS)" under both "Outgoing mail (SMTP)" and "Incoming mail (IMAP)".
- Incoming mail (IMAP): 993
- Outgoing mail (SMTP): 465 (SSL) or 587 (TLS)
Step 13: Click "OK" at the bottom, then close the Internet Accounts window.
That's it! Your Cable ONE email should now be working in Windows Mail.