Email account

  babylamb40 14:55 15 Nov 08
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Please help,  We have had to put in a new hard drive into our desktop pc. Although our internet is working, I need to do the email account. It is wanting to know what the incoming and outgoing servers are? Can someone please tell me where I can find this infomation. Thank you

  mgmcc 14:58 15 Nov 08

Who is your ISP, as that will determine what server addresses you need to enter?

  babylamb40 14:59 15 Nov 08

We are with talktalk broadband.

  mgmcc 15:07 15 Nov 08

Incoming mail server (POP3) is mail.talktalk.net

Outgoing mail server (SMTP) is smtp.talktalk.net

TalkTalk Email Settings - click here

  babylamb40 15:07 15 Nov 08

Sorry I know what ISP means, am i right in saying it is talktalk?

  Clapton is God 15:11 15 Nov 08

"am i right in saying it is talktalk?"

Talktalk is an ISP - but is it yours?

Sorry we can't guess, you'll have to tell us.

If it is, go to their website and they'll have instructions for setting up an e-mail account

  babylamb40 15:34 15 Nov 08

im sorry, please can you give me an example of an isp address, and it might look familiar to me, sorry if I sound a bit der. But appreciate your help.

  tullie 15:47 15 Nov 08

You say you are with Talktalk,if you use their email then mgmmc has given you the info you need.Its your email you are setting up,you are allready using your isp as an internet provider.What email client do you use to access email?

  babylamb40 15:48 15 Nov 08

Thank you Tullie, please can you tell me what do you mean "client"?

  Clapton is God 15:58 15 Nov 08

"what do you mean "client"?"

Which program do you use to get your e-mails?

Outlook Express or Outlook, for example?

  babylamb40 16:02 15 Nov 08

Hi Everyone, many thanks for your help, but at last its done...thank you for your help.

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