#Pound Communications Support Area

Windows Live Mail - POP3 Setup

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POP3 (Post Office Protocol) setup will go out to the mail server and download the emails into your mail client. Once that is done, it'll delete those emails from the server.

If your starting Windows Live for the first time, the window above will appear.

If the window above doesn't appear you can click on "Accounts" tab and then "Email".

Email address:

Type in your glisnet email address.


Type in the pasword for that email address.

Check - Remember this password.

Display name for your sent messages:

Type in the name you'd like to appear on the mails..

Check - Manually configure server settings.

Click the Next button.

Server type:

Select POP

Server address:

Leave port at 110 or 995.

Authenticate using:

Select Clear text

Logon user name:

Type in your email address

Outgoing server information

Server address:




Check - Requires authentication.

Click the Next button.

Click the Finish button.