EARTHLINK EMAIL SETTINGS FOR OUTLOOK

Earthlink is a free web-based email service that allows you to configure email accounts on mobile phones and desktop email clients using IMAP and SMTP protocols. To know how to set up the Earthlink email account in the Outlook 2016/2019 app, follow the quick steps given below.

Earthlink email settings for Outlook:

  • Step 1: Incoming mail server (IMAP): imap.earthlink.net
  • Step 2: Server port number: 993
  • Step 3: Incoming mail server (POP): pop.earthlink.net
  • Step 4: Server port number: 995
  • Step 5: Outgoing mail server (SMTP): smtpauth.earthlink.net
  • Step 6: Server port number: 587

Steps to configure the Earthlink email settings in the Outlook app:

  • Step 1: First, launch the Outlook app by double-clicking its shortcut icon on the desktop.
  • Step 2: Navigate to the top-left corner and click the File tab.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 3: Select the Info option from the left-side panel and click the Add Account button below Account Information.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 4: On the Auto Account Setup screen, select the Manual setup or additional server types option and click Next.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 5: On the Choose Service screen, select the POP or IMAP option and click Next.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 6: You need to fill all the fields in the User Information, Server Information, and Logon Information section.
  • Step 7: Under User Information, input a name for your Earthlink email account in the Your Name field.
  • Step 8: Enter your Earthlink email address in the Email Address field.
  • Step 9: In the Server Information section, choose either POP3 or IMAP as your account type from the drop-down menu.
  • Step 10: Enter the Earthlink email settings for Outlook (IMAP/POP and SMTP) in the required fields.
  • Step 11: Under Logon Information, enter your Earthlink email credentials such as email address and password in the required fields.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 12: Click More Settings and head to the Outgoing Server tab.
  • Step 13: Select the checkbox My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication and then enable the option Use same settings as my incoming mail server.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 14: Click the Advanced tab and input the server port number for both incoming and outgoing mail servers.
  • Step 15: Next, click OK and return to the POP and IMAP Account Settings screen.
  • Step 16: Click the Test Account Settings button to verify the configured Earthlink email settings in the Outlook app.
  • Earthlink Email Settings For Outlook
  • Step 17: Once the verification is complete, click Next and select Finish.