- 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
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Go to Settings and then choose the POP3 & IMAP
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Select the checkbox next to the Send and receive emails via external program (Outlook, Thunderbird)
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Click on the Save button for confirming all the changes in the settings.
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You can now continue with Outlook 2016. Click the File menu and then select the Info
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Click on the Add account button to continue with the procedure to set up the GMX Mail settings for Outlook 2016.
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You will find that the Outlook wizard to set up a new account opens up.
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Type in youremail address for adding your account.
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Click on Advanced options. Then, select the checkbox provided next to the Let me set up my account manually
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Click on the Connect
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Make sure that you enter the following settings for your account so that you can continue to set up GMX Mail settings Outlook 2016 :
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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.
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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.
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Click on theConnect
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In the login dialog box that appears, type your email address and password.
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Select the checkbox next to the Save the password in your password list Then, click on the OK button.
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Outlook 2016 will now start syncing with your GMX account.
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You have now successfully set up your GMX Mail settings for Outlook.