ATT Net Mail Settings For Outlook

AT&T or ATT net is a webmail service that allows you to send and receive emails over the Internet. If you wish to access your ATT net emails in Outlook, you have to configure ATT net mail settings for Outlook using its server settings. The settings for the AT&T email along with the steps to set up the email account in the Outlook email client are given below.

  • Step 1:First, open the Outlook application on your computer.
  • Step 2:Click on File > Account Settings.
  • Step 3:Click the Email tab and select the New option.
  • Step 4:Select the Manual setup or additional server types option and click Next.
  • Step 5:Select the POP or IMAP option and go to the next step.
  • Step 6:Now, you have to enter the required details under the User Information, Server Information, and Logon Information sections.
  • Step 7:Under the User Information section, enter your full name and AT&T email address.
  • Step 8:Under Server Information, choose the account type as either POP or IMAP.
  • Step 9:Now, enter the incoming and outgoing server addresses. The details are given below to config ATT net mail settings for Outlook.
  • Step 10:Incoming mail server address (IMAP): imap.mail.att.net.
  • Step 11:Incoming mail server address (POP): inbound.att.net
  • Step 12:Outgoing mail server address (SMTP): smtp.mail.att.net.
  • Step 13:Choose the security type as SSL or better protection.
  • Step 14:Under the Logon Information section, type your full AT&T email address and password.
  • Step 15:Enable the Remember password checkbox.
  • Step 16:Now, click the More Settings button and go to the Outgoing Server tab.
  • Step 17:Enable the options mentioned below and then go to the Advanced tab.
  • Step 18:My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  • Step 19:Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  • Step 20:When you are on the Advanced tab, configure the port settings for the incoming and the outgoing servers.
  • Step 21:Incoming port (IMAP): 993
  • Step 22:Incoming port (IMAP): 995
  • Step 23:Outgoing port (SMTP): 465
  • Step 24:Encryption type: SSL
  • Step 25:Click OK followed by Next.
  • Step 26:Make sure to save all the settings you have made. Click on the Close icon and select Finish.
  • Step 27:Once you have configured your AT&T net mail account, you will be able to send and receive email messages from Outlook.
  • Step 28:Restart your Outlook account after adding your email to send and receive emails.
  • Step 29:You can use the same ATT net mail settings for Outlook to configure your account on any email client.