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How do I configure MS Outlook Express 6.x for SSL?

To configure MS Outlook Express 6.x for SSL:

1. Start MS Outlook Express.
2. Click on the "Tools" menu and select "Accounts."
3. Click on the "Mail" tab.
4. Select your email account and click on "Properties."
5. Click on the "Advanced" tab.
6. Please make sure there is a check next to "This server requires a secure connection (SSL)" for both the Incoming and Outgoing server.
7. Please enter 465 in the box for the Outgoing Server (SMTP).
8. Click on "OK."
9. Click on "Close" to save and close the window.
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Article ID: 443
Created: Thu, 20 Jan 2005