Windows Live Mail


Windows Live Mail is the mail and newsgroup component of Windows Live.
You can configure it to access your ZiaNet email account by following these instructions.

Setting Up an Account in Windows Live Mail

  1. Open Windows Live Mail
  2. Look low on the left in the sidebar and click "Add an e-mail account"
  3. The "Add an E-mail Account" window will open.
    Fill in the blanks with your information.
    • Type your email address into the e-mail address box.
    • Type your password into the password box.
    • Type your name into the Display Name box.
      You can use a nickname, or a business or organization name here if you wish.
    • Check the box next to "Manually configure server settings."

  4. When complete, click Next.
  5. Fill in the next page as follows:
    • Leave the first option set to POP3.
    • In the "Incoming Server" box type
    • Do not check "This server requires a secure connection [SSL]".
    • Select Clear Text Password from the "Logon using" option.
    • Type your username into the Login ID box (do not include the
    • In the "Outgoing Server" box, type
    • Check the box next to "My Outgoing server requires authentication"


  7. When complete click Finish


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