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How do I set up my email on the Windows Mail app?

  • Setting up your email on the Windows Mail app is very easy. However, since SBCGlobal services are managed by AT&T and using Yahoo as the service provider, you might need the AT&T settings.

    Follow the given steps to set up your email account on the Windows Mail app:

    1. Open the Mail App: You need to open the Mail app from the list of icons.
    2. Add an Account: Once you open the Mail app click on the settings and then click on 'Add Account' or 'Manage Account'.
    3. Choose Account Type: From the list of options, choose 'Other' or 'Advanced setup'.
    4. Advanced Setup: Choose 'Internet email'.
    5. Fill in the Account Details:
    • Email Address: Your full email address
    • User Name: Your full email address, again.
    • Password: Your SBCGlobal email password.
    • Account Name: Enter SBCGlobal or My SBCGlobal.
    • Send your message using this name: Enter your first and last name.
    • Incoming mail server:
    • Account type: Choose IMAP for the incoming mail server.
    • Outgoing mail server (SMTP):

         6. Additional Settings:

    • Click the box for outgoing server-required authentication.
    • Click and select Use the same username and password for sending emails.
    • SSL for incoming email is 'ON'
    • SSL for outgoing email is 'ON'

         7.Click on 'Sign-in' to finish the setup process.

         8.Done: Once you enter all the details, click on 'Finish' or 'Done'. If all the details are right, then your email has been successfully added to the Windows Mail application.

    By following these steps, you can add your email account to the Windows Mail application. Still, if you need help related to your email account, you can contact SBCGlobal technical support directly over the phone or live chat, and they will help you with all your needs.