Outlook - Earthlink mail setup

Set up Outlook Earthlink

On this page you'll find the Earthlink mail settings for Outlook. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Earthlink, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Earthlink email on your Outlook.

The exact steps may vary by version, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

1 Start Outlook, click the File tab and click in the category information Account Settings

2 Click in the tab Email on New.

3 Switch on Server Settings and click Next.

4 Select Internet Email Addresses, click Next and enter the following data among user data:

Your name: Your full name.
Email Address: your full email address.

5 In the box Type Account below Server Information, select pop3 and fill out the following information:

Incoming e-mail: pop.earthlink.netIncoming port: 995Outgoing e-mail: smtpauth.earthlink.netOutgoing port: 587

6 Below Login Information fill in the following settings:

E-mail: your Earthlink email-adressPassword: your Earthlink email-password Login with security: ssl

7 Click on Test Account Settings. If all goes well, click next and then finish.

Question and Answer

  • I can send emails but as of today I can not receive emails. "error" I have been with Earthlink for over 20 years. What is going on?

    2 months ago
  • Trying to set up MS Outlook for mail use with my sprynet.com account using: POP sbrock@sprynet.com Steven Brockett pop.sprynet.com (incomming) smtpauth.earthlink.net (outgoing) Fails with these settings

    4 months ago
  • About a year ago my search capability in my earthlink in box stopped working. How do I get it to function again?

    6 months ago
  • Is there a file size limit on emails attachments. Is 2hq6t what is it ? I'm an author and sometimes my publisher sends me big proof files.

    1 year ago
  • My messages in outlook (only this account) get deleted before I delete them? How do I change settings to prevent this?

    1 year ago

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Mail settings Earthlink

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server pop.earthlink.net
Incoming port 995
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtpauth.earthlink.net
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes