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Windows Live Mail 2009 for Windows XP

  1. Open Windows Live Mail XP and click Add e-mail account to start the set up wizard.

  2. Enter:

    • Email Address: Your Bell MTS email address or alias (e.g.,, to be displayed on your outgoing emails.
    • Password: Your email password.
    • Display name: Name to be displayed on your outgoing emails.
  3. Make sure that the Manually configure server settings box is checked.
  4. Click the Next button to continue setup.

  5. Enter:

    • Under Incoming server information:
      • Server Type: IMAP
      • Server Address:
      • Make sure that the Requires a secure connection (SSL) box is checked.
      • Port: 993
      • Authenticate using: Clear Text
      • Logon user name: Your email address (e.g.
    • Under Outgoing server information:
      • Server Address:
        • Ensure Requires a secure connection (SSL) is checked.
        • Ensure Requires authentication is checked.
      • Port: 587
  6. Click the Next button to save the settings.

  7. Click the Finish button to complete the setup wizard.

  8. Click the OK button if you are asked to pick which folders to display.

Windows Live Mail XP will now download your emails.


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