Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Setting Up Microsoft Outlook To Receive Comcast Email

Microsoft Outlook is one of the most widely used email applications, which boasts of many advanced features. It is also known as a personal information manager that enables the users to store their personal information as well as keep a track of their important days and events. The features such as calendar, journals, task manager etc help the users to schedule and organize their important days, events and tasks. This information is stored in files known as personal information tables or .PST files.

As mentioned earlier, Microsoft Outlook is one of the widely used email applications and sometimes, a user face issues while receiving emails from a specific email address. It has been observed that the Comcast email subscribers usually have one or more email addresses to go with an Internet account. Hence, if you are a Comcast subscriber, and would like to access these email accounts using an email client, such as Microsoft Outlook, you must configure the software first. According to the Microsoft tech support, you can easily configure the Outlook email setup in Outlook 2010. The Microsoft Outlook can easily detect the server settings, such as the outgoing and incoming mail servers that the users would be familiar with.

You can try the following instructions to set up Microsoft Outlook to receive the Comcast email before contacting the technical support.

  • In the first step, open the Microsoft Outlook 2010 application in your system. Once it is opened, you need to click the File tab near the top of the main window. Now, select the Add Account button above Account Settings.
  • In the next step, you need to check the information that appears on the Auto Account Setup page. Here you may notice that Outlook email setup would attempt to fill in your name and email address.
  • Hence, make sure, if Outlook is able to detect your name and Comcast email address. If you find the wrong details are displayed, select the radio button for Manually Configure Server Settings or Additional Server Types Email Account and type the correct name and address. However, if Outlook does not fill in the information, you need to enter it correctly.
  • Now, click Next. You would be asked for your Comcast user name and password, and once your email account is verified, Outlook will confirm it to set up your account. Once it is set up, click Finish.

Therefore, these steps would help you to set up Outlook email for your Comcast account. For more information, contact our feel tech support.

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