Windows 10: Cannot Add an email account to Outlook

Discus and support Cannot Add an email account to Outlook in Microsoft Office and 365 to solve the problem; I have used Outlook under Office 365 for years with little or no troubles. However, now I am trying to add a new POP email account from Cox.net but... Discussion in 'Microsoft Office and 365' started by JJG10, Oct 25, 2018.

  1. JJG10 Win User

    Cannot Add an email account to Outlook


    I have used Outlook under Office 365 for years with little or no troubles. However, now I am trying to add a new POP email account from Cox.net but find that things have changed in the procedures I used in the past for doing so but I can't get it added to Outlook. Cox Webmail shows I can receive email from any of my existing Outlook accounts and send email from Webmail.

    Are there some special procedures for adding the account to Outlook?

    Thank you.

    :)
     
    JJG10, Oct 25, 2018
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  2. alvez Win User

    outlook account config

    SO today my friend asked me if i could post this question on the forum:



    He wants to configure a outlook account with 1 email, with that outlook account he wants to run the same account in 2 diferent computers he wants the both computer to be connected in network, for example:



    • he receives a email and that email is sent to each computer;
    • he deletes a email from one computer and it also deletes on the other;
    • he moves a email to a folder it also moves on the other computer;
    If you guys can help me would be nice!
    Cannot Add an email account to Outlook [​IMG]
    thanks!
     
    alvez, Oct 25, 2018
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  3. email account hacked. please help

    Also may I suggest you change email accounts to one of the following.....

    Gmail
    Outlook

    The reason is they both use "Step two verification". This style of verification means even if a hacker gets your password they cannot log in to your account. You see every time someone try's to log in that hasn't been verified you will get a text or a phone call giving you a final code to log in. Its very easy and simple to setup also. The great thing is once you setup your Email application with a specific "application password" from that account you never have to log in again AND your account is protected from being logged in from foreign entities.

    I like the new outlook personally however Gmail is also damn good. Gmail also has an IP tracker that allows you to see WHERE the account has been logged in from. Anyway let us know if you wanna change over and have any questions. We will be happy to help and welcome to TPU!
     
    TheMailMan78, Oct 25, 2018
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  4. newtekie1 Win User

    Cannot Add an email account to Outlook

    outlook account config

    His email provider should have the instructions for setting up outlook with an IMAP account.
     
    newtekie1, Oct 25, 2018
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  5. Zofra_A New Member
    Zofra_A, Nov 1, 2018
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