Everyone nowadays want to use multiple email account for different purposes and in the same AT&T users can also have up to ten email accounts according to the available AT&T plan. You can use all these accounts with the help of MS Outlook as Outlook can support multiple email accounts. Outlook has the feature to provide a convenient place for you to access all your email accounts, calendars, and contacts to organize your all desired needs. To setup Email accounts you have to just follow the steps which are provided in instructions below and if any technical error you face while following the steps then there is another option for you to reach out to the AT&T customer care number 1-866-429-4641 where qualified technicians will assist you in resolving the issues.
Process for setting up AT&T Email on MS Outlook
In the beginning, you are required to open Microsoft Outlook. After that, you have to click on “File” which can found on the top of the menu bar. Here you have to choose “Info” and just after that “Account Settings.” Now you have to choose “Account Settings” once again.
In this step, you need to select the “Email” tab and after that, you have to click on the “New” button. After clicking on ‘New’ button you have to click on the radio button which can be find next to the “Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP, or HTTP.” It’s time to click on “Next” button and after that, you have to check the box which is next to the “Manually configure server settings or additional server types.” Now you need click on “Next” and then choose “Internet Email” and then click on “Next” button.
This step is the most important step in order to set up the account with MS Outlook so you have to enter your name and email address in the provided space with heading “User Information” fields. Here under “Server Information,” you have to choose “POP3” from the drop-down box. After that, you need to type “pop.att.yahoo.com” into the “Incoming Mail Server” field and then just type “smtp.att.yahoo.com” into the “Outgoing Mail Server” field. After doing that you have to enter your username and password into the “Login Information” fields. With this information, you will be able to log in your AT&T Email account in MS Outlook. Now you have to check the box to remember your password. Now you have to click on the “More Settings” button.
Now we are towards the final step so here you are required to select the “Outgoing Server” tab and just check the box which is next to the “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” and then just click on the radio button which is next to the “Use same settings as incoming mail server.”
This step requires some more alertness so you have to select the “Advanced” tab and then check the box which is next to “This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)” and due to that the field number will be changed automatically to “995.” If it doesn’t, then change the field number to “995” manually.
After previous step here also you have to change the “SMTP” field to the number “465” and then you have to select “SSL” from the drop-down box. Now you need to click on “OK” button and then just click on the “Test Settings” button to make it sure that everything is working correctly.
It’s time to finish the process so just click on the “Next” and then “Finish.”
If you will follow the complete procedure for setting up the AT&T Email accounts in MS Outlook then it will be possible for through this process. In case if you face any kind of problems related to this procedure then you have another option in the form of AT&T Email technical support number where every issue will be resolved within a no time frame.