Outlook Express multiple accounts any idea how?

  Autoschediastic 11:43 27 Jun 11

Hi guys can anyone help me pls, someone i am with at the moment uses Outlook express for all her emails, she has multiple accounts and ive never used the program so i dont know how too? She has office 2007 installed with Vista ultimate if this is of any help? So all i want to know is how does she logon to her accounts if she has multiple ones??


  lotvic 12:07 27 Jun 11

She will not have Outlook Express.

Vista uses Windows Mail.

Or she can use Outlook which is part of Office 2007

Or download Thunderbird or Windows Live Mail or another email client.

Or Webmail

What is she actually using at the moment?

And is the info you want for yourself using Outlook Express on XP (as you say she already is using multiple accounts on Vista)

If for you and Outlook Express then:

  • Tools
  • Accounts
  • Mail tab
  • Add
  • Mail
  • and fill in the details
  lotvic 12:17 27 Jun 11

It is the Outlook Express Identity that you log on to.

I should have explained that you have one Outlook Express Identity and then as many email accounts as you want all in that same OE Identity. So you only log on once and that is to your Outlook Express Identity and then you can use whichever email account address you want. Or set OE to collect them all.

You can also set up additional Outlook Express Identities if you want to keep separate some of the email accounts/different email addresses (such as Business and Personal)

  Autoschediastic 14:30 27 Jun 11

lotvic THANKYOU so much! i am very greatful ur info was well received and u helped me sort this issue!

Kindest Regards!!


This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Should I upgrade to Windows 10? Why upgrade to Windows 10? Is Windows 10 good? The pros and cons of!…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Illustrator Rachel Lillie discusses how she draws, and the beauty of quietness

macOS Sierra vs Windows 10 comparison: Apple and Microsoft's latest OS releases go head to head |…