Email setup in Outlook 2007

This article will show you how to set up an account for your iiNet email address in Microsoft Outlook 2007.

Note: This guide is for everyday iiNet mailboxes. If you are a business customer with a Hosted Exchange mailbox, please see this guide instead.

  1. If you have another email account, send a test email to the email address you're setting up. Alternatively, ask a friend or family member to send you an email.
  2. Open Outlook 2007 and click Tools in the top menu bar, and then select Account Settings from the drop-down menu.

  1. Select New.

  1.  Tick the box beside Manually configure server settings or additional server types, and then click Next.

  1. Ensure that Microsoft Exchange, POP3, IMAP, or HTTP is selected, and then click Next.
  1.  Enter the following details (Outlook may have completed some of the fields already). If your email address doesn't end in "", please see iiNet Group Email Settings.
    Your name: Your name as you'd like it to appear on any emails you send
    Email address: Your iiNet email address
    Account type: IMAP
    Incoming mail server:
    Outgoing mail server:
    Username: Your iiNet email address
    Password: Your iiNet email address password
    Remember password: Ticked
    Require logon using Secure Password Authentication (SPA): Not ticked

  1.  Click Finish to complete your setup. If your test email arrive in your inbox, you know your email account is up and running!