How To's

Q1. How do I configure Outlook with my Performance WISP email accounts?
A1. Open Outlook and click on Tools, click on Accounts...

Q2. How do I configure Outlook Express 6.0 with my Performance WISP email accounts?
A2. Open Outlook Express 6.0 and click on Tools, click on Accounts... Internet Accounts window should open, click on the Mail tab, click on the Add button, then click on Mail... Internet Connection Wizard should open, type in your name in the Display name: field and click the Next button. Type in your email address in the E-mail address: field. Example "yourname@performancewisp.com" and click Next. Type mail.performancewisp.com in the Incoming mail (POP3, IMAP, or HTTP) server: field. Type mail.performancewisp.com in the Outgoing mail (SMTP) server: field and click Next. Type in the first part of your email address in Account name: field. Example: if your email address is abc@performancewisp.com, then the first part of your email address would be abc. Type in the password that was provided in the Password: field and click Next. And then click Finish, you have almost completed the process now. The Internet Connection Wizard should close and the Internet Accounts window should still be open. Please click on the Properties button. mail.performancewisp.com Properties window should open, click on the Servers tab and check the box next to My server requires authentication under the Outgoing Mail Server area and click on Apply. Click on the Connection tab, and check the box next to Always connect to this account using: and make sure the field below says Local Area Network and click on Apply and then Ok. Now click the Close button in the Internet Accounts window. Your new email account should be configured correctly.   

Q3. How do I configure Windows Mail for Windows Vista with my Performance WISP email accounts?
A3. Open Windows Mail and click Tools, click on Accounts... Internet Accounts window should open, click on the Add... button, then click on E-mail Account in the Select Account Type window, then click Next. Type in your name in the Display name: field and click the Next button. Type in your email address in the E-mail Address: field. Example "yourname@performancewisp.com" and click Next. Type mail.performancewisp.com in the Incoming mail (POP3 or IMAP) server: field. Type mail.performancewisp.com in the Outgoing e-mail server (SMTP) name: field. Check the Outgoing server requires authentication box and click Next. Type in the password that was provided in the Password: field and click Next. Click Finish, and click Close in the Internet Accounts window. Your new email account should be configured correctly.

Q4. How do I configure Thunderbird mail with my Performance WISP email accounts?
A4. Open Thunderbird mail

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