Icloud Email Settings For Windows Live Mail

iCloud email is an application that helps you to sync information that is stored on your iOS device with a mail account. iCloud also use the IMAP and SMTP server protocols for configuration. You can manually configure your iCloud email account settings as per your needs. Whereas the Windows Live Mail application, which is truly available for the Windows computer is discontinued by Microsoft. After discontinuing the Windows Live Mail application, Microsoft has merged all of its email services such as Office 365, Hotmail, Live Mail, MSN Mail, etc., into a single codebase at Outlook.com. But, still, you can use the Windows Live Mail application for icloud email settings for Windows live mail

1. Microsoft has stoped its support for the Windows Live Mail application from 30 June 2016.

2. The iCloud mail account does not support the POP protocol.

Refer the below section to know the server settings of the iCloud email account for the Windows Live Mail

Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) of iCloud email account

  • Step 1: Imap.mail.me.com is the server name of IMAP.
  • Step 2: SSL is used as a security type.
  • Step 3: 993 is the port number of the iCloud email account.
  • Step 4: In the username and password field, you have to enter your iCloud email account credentials.

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol of iCloud email account

  • Step 1: smtp.mail.me.com is the server name of SMTP.
  • Step 2: SSL is used as a security type.
  • Step 3: The Port number of the SMTP server is 587.
  • Step 4: Username and password are your iCloud account credentials.

Learn how to configure icloud email settings for Windows live mail application in the below section

  • Step 1: On your Windows computer, launch the Windows Live Mail application.
  • Step 2: Locate and click the Accounts tab.
  • Step 3: Select the Email option.
  • Step 4: Now, a dialog box titled Add your email accounts will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5: In the given fields, enter the required information.
  • Step 6: Enable the Manually configure server settings option by clicking the checkbox beside it.
  • Step 7: Click the Next button on the same dialog box.
  • Step 8: Perform the on-screen prompts to complete the configuration.
  • Step 9: Make sure to enter the IMAP and SMPT server settings correctly in the given fields.
  • Step 10: After completing the configuration, try to send a test print.
  • Step 11: Contact us to get remote assistance on the same for icloud email settings for Windows live mail.