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How to configure Outlook 2002 and 2003 to use SMTP Authentication

This article explains how to configure Outlook 2002 and 2003 to use SMTP Authentication.

From the Outlook Menu bar:

  1. Click on Tools.
  2. Click on E-mail Accounts.
  3. Select the radio button for View or change existing e-mail accounts.
  4. Click on the Next button.
  5. Highlight your email account and click Change…
  6. Click on the More Settings… button.
  7. Click on the Outgoing Server tab.
  8. Check the box for My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.
  9. Select the radio button for Use same settings as my incoming mail server.
  10. Click the OK button.
  11. Click the Next button.
  12. Click the Finish button. 

Additional Comments

The incoming and outgoing server can be the same information you use to connect to WorldClient.