How To Setup Comcast SMTP In Outlook For IMAP Email

Using how to setup Comcast SMTP in Outlook for IMAP email instructions. You can send and receive mails of your Comcast on Outlook.

  • Step 1:Launch your Windows or MAC, and open Outlook.
  • Step 2:Click the File option on the top screen once Outlook launches.
  • Step 3:Scroll down the File menu, find Account Settings, and click it.
  • Step 4:Click Add Account from the option.
  • Step 5:Select the Email account radio button and click Next and proceed with how to setup Comcast SMTP in Outlook for IMAP email guide.
  • Step 6:The action opens the Add Account window that displays the Auto Account Setup.
  • Step 7:Click Manual Setup and click Next.
  • Step 8:Click the POP/IMAP option, and it will display the POP and IMAP account settings.
  • Step 9:Enter your username and Email address under the respective fields.
  • Step 10:Select IMAP under the Account Type's server information.
  • Step 11:Your incoming mail server is imap.comcast.net
  • Step 12:Your outgoing mail server is smtp.comcast.net
  • Step 13:In the Logon information, enter the username and password and check the Remember Me box if necessary.
  • Step 14:Click More Settings option just above the Next option.
  • Step 15:Click on the Outgoing server tab.
  • Step 16:By following how to setup Comcast SMTP in Outlook for IMAP email steps, Click the checkbox for SMTP requires Authentication
  • Step 17:Click the radio button Use same settings as my incoming mail server.
  • Step 18:Proceed to the Advanced tab.
  • Step 19:The windows will now show you the service port number boxes for the IMAP and SMTP.
  • Step 20:The incoming server port number is 993
  • Step 21:The outgoing server port number is 587
  • Step 22:The encrypted connection for incoming server and outgoing server is SSL and TLS, respectively.
  • Step 23:Click Next, the Outlook will perform the account settings changed.
  • Step 24:Close the window once the test performance is complete.
  • Step 25:After completing how to setup Comcast SMTP in Outlook for IMAP email steps, Click Finish once complete and close the Email settings window.