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Windows Vista - Email Config Guide


The following guide is for the configuration of the Email client supplied with Windows Vista. Customers with Microsoft Office installed may have a different email client installed. Like Windows XP the default mail client will appear in the start menu.


Click on the Start button then E-mail (Windows Mail)

In Windows Mail, click on the Tools Menu.

Note: Unless this is the first time you have opened Windows Mail you will go to the Inbox. If the wizard starts skip the next 2 steps.

In the Tools Menu, click Accounts.

In Accounts click Add to add a new email account.

The Account Wizard will begin. Ensure Email Account is selected and click Next.

Enter the Full Name associated with the account being created and click Next.

Enter your email address and click Next.

Select POP3 and Enter the Incoming mail server as pop.hotkey.net.au and the Outoing mail server as smtp.hotkey.net.au then click Next.

Enter the Username as your complete email address, and then your Password. Click Next.

Click Finish.

You can create more accounts by clicking Add and running through the Wizard again, or you can click Properties to view/edit the settings for any accounts listed. Click Close to return to the Inbox.

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