Setup or edit your email in Outlook 2003

These settings work for the following domains: centurylink.net, q.com, elpasotel.net, embarqmail.com, centurytel.net, cswnet.com, clds.net, coastalnow.net, cochill.net, emadisonriver.com, emadisonriver.net, gallatinriver.net, grics.net, gulftel.com, madisonriver.biz, mebtel.net, qwest.net

Reminder: You must create your email address before you can set it up on your device.  

Having trouble? Edit your settings.

Setup your email in Outlook 2003
  1. Select "Tools" then "E-mail Accounts."
  1. Select "Add a new e-mail account" then "Next."
  1.  Select "POP3" then "Next."
  1. Enter "Your Name" and full "E-mail Address."
  1. Enter pop.centurylink.net for the "Incoming mail server (POP3)".
  1. Enter smtp.centurylink.net for the "Outgoing mail server (SMTP)".
  1. Enter your Full Email Address for the "User Name".
  1. Enter your "Password."
  1. Select the "More Settings..." button.
  1. Select the "Outgoing Server" tab. Verify the following information is selected:
    -My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
    -Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  1. Select the "Advanced" tab. 
    1. Enter 995 in the "Incoming server (POP3)" field.
    2. Check the box next to "This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)."

  1. Continue entering the following information on the "Advanced Tab:" 
    1. Enter 587 in the "Outgoing Server (SMTP)" field.
    2. Select TLS from the "Use the following type of encrypted connection" drop-down menu.
    3. Check the box next to "Leave a copy of messages on the server."
    4. Select the "OK" button.
  1. Select the "Next" button.
  1. Select the "Finish" button.
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Edit your email in Outlook 2003

Want to go back to the setup?

  1. Select "Tools" then "E-mail Accounts."
  1. Select "View or change existing e-mail accounts."
  1. Select the email address you want to edit. Select the "Change" button.
  1. Enter "Your Name" and full "E-mail Address."
  1. Enter pop.centurylink.net for the "Incoming mail server (POP3)".
  1. Enter smtp.centurylink.net for the "Outgoing mail server (SMTP)".
  1. Enter your Full Email Address for the "User Name".
  1. Enter your "Password."
  1. Select the "More Settings..." button.
  1. Select the "Outgoing Server" tab. Verify the following information is selected:
    -My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
    -Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  1. Select the "Advanced" tab. 
    1. Enter 995 in the "Incoming server (POP3)" field.
    2. Check the box next to "This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)."

  1. Continue entering the following information on the "Advanced Tab:" 
    1. Enter 587 in the "Outgoing Server (SMTP)" field.
    2. Select TLS from the "Use the following type of encrypted connection" drop-down menu.
    3. Check the box next to "Leave a copy of messages on the server."
    4. Select the "OK" button.
  1. Select the "Next" button.
  1. Select the "Finish" button.