Setup or edit your email in Outlook Express

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 Express
  1. Select "Tools" then "Accounts."
  1. Select "Add" then select "Mail."
  1. Enter "Your Name", then select "Next."
  1. Enter your "E-mail Address" then select "Next."
  1. Select POP3.
  1. Enter pop.centurylink.net for the "Incoming mail server (POP3)".
  1. Enter smtp.centurylink.net for the "Outgoing mail server (SMTP)".
  1. Select "Next."
  1. Enter "Your Email Address."
  1. Enter "Your Password" then select "Next."
  1. Select "Finish."
Top Tools
Internet Speed Test
Service Troubleshooter
Where's My Technician?
Modem Compatibility
Manage My Services
Find Product Availability

Edit your email in Outlook Express

Want to go back to the setup?

  1. Select "Tools" then "Accounts."
  1. Select the email address you want to edit, then select "Properties."
  1. On the "General" tab verify "Your Email address".
  1. On the "Servers" tab verify the:
    -Incoming mail (POP3): pop.centurylink.net
    -Outgoing mail (SMTP): smtp.centurylink.net
    -E-mail username: Full Email Address
    -Password: Re-enter Your Password
    -My server requires authentication: Checked Box
  1. On the "Advanced" tab verify the:
    -Outgoing mail (SMTP): 587
    -This server requires a secure connection (SSL): unchecked
    -Incoming mail (POP3): 995
    -This server requires a secure connection (SSL): checked
    -Select "OK" to save your changes. Close down your email client and open it back up.