GMX Mail Settings For Outlook - Quick Steps

GMX Mail is a free email service that is provided by the German-based company, GMX. This email service is ad-supported. GMX is the acronym for Global Mail Exchange. Let us see how to configure the GMX Mail settings for Outlook 2016.

Gmx IMAP Mail Settings
  • Step 1:The first step you need to take is to synchronize your emails with POP3 or IMAP. To activate that feature in your GMX account, follow these steps:
  • After launching GMX Mail on your computer/device, click the E-mail
  • Step 2: Go to Settings and then choose the POP3 & IMAP
  • Step 3: Select the checkbox next to the Send and receive emails via external program (Outlook, Thunderbird)
  • Step 4: Click on the Save button for confirming all the changes in the settings.
  • Step 5: You can now continue with Outlook 2016. Click the File menu and then select the Info
  • Step 6: Click on the Add account button to continue with the procedure to set up the GMX Mail settings for Outlook 2016.
  • Step 2: You will find that the Outlook wizard to set up a new account opens up.
  • Step 8: Type in youremail address for adding your account.
  • Step 9: Click on Advanced options. Then, select the checkbox provided next to the Let me set up my account manually
  • Step 10: Click on the Connect
  • Step 11: You have to select IMAP as the account type. You will find that the GMX IMAP Account Settings dialog box pops up.
  • Step 12: Make sure that you enter the following settings for your account so that you can continue to set up GMX Mail settings Outlook 2016 :
  • Step 13: Under Incoming mail, in the Server field, you have to entergmx.com. The Port number has to be 993. The checkbox next to the This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL/TLS) option must be selected.
  • Step 14: Under Outgoing mail, in the Server field, you have to enter gmx.com. The Port number has to be 587. The Encryption method should be STARTTLS.
  • Step 15: Click on theConnect
  • Step 16: In the login dialog box that appears, type your email address and password.
  • Step 17: Select the checkbox next to the Save the password in your password list Then, click on the OK button.
  • Step 18: Outlook 2016 will now start syncing with your GMX account.
  • Step 19: You have now successfully set up your GMX Mail settings for Outlook.