Setting Your MICHUSA.COM Email Account Using Microsoft Outlook 5.0

When you start Outlook Express for the first time, the program will activate a setup wizard prompting you to respond to the following screens. Screen 1 is an option screen in which you will tell the program if you wish to merge an existing mail setup with this program (select the first radio button) or if you want to start using email on this computer (options 2 and 3). You also have the option to "test drive" or use permanently Outlook Express 5.0 (select either the first of second checkbox).

Click on the right arrow to move forward to the next screen and type your name in the text box.

Click on the right arrow to move forward to the next screen and type your email address in the textbox. You also have the option of using another online email program "Hotmail." Hotmail allows you to use any web browser to read your mail online.

Click on the right arrow to move forward to the next screen and type your incoming mail server name: mail.michusa.com and your outgoing mail server name: smtp.michusa.com in the text boxes. You also have a choice regarding how your mail is sent to you. POP is allow the mail to be sent to you one at a time, IMAP will present a listing of all your mail on our server.

Click on the right arrow to move forward to the next screen and type your user name and password. You have the option of save your password by checking the checkbox marked "Save password."

Click on the right arrow to move forward to the next screen and enter your user name. Click the Finish button.

Outlook Express is now configured for your account with MICHUSA.COM. Please review the online handbook under the Help menu for a tutorial of this program.