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Set up Outlook 2007 for the first time

This section provides easy, step-by-step instructions to configure Outlook 2007 for the first time.


What you need before you start

In order to setup your email program on your computer or mobile device, you will need the following email settings.

Incoming mail settings:

 POP: pop.fibreop.ca
 Port: You can keep your program set to the default ports.
 Authentication: Username and password

Outgoing mail settings:

 SMTP:

smtp.fibreop.ca

Note: If you are attempting to access your email while over Bell Mobility's Network, you need to use Bell's outgoing mailserver (mail.1xbell.ca)

 Port: 2225
 Authentication Requires authentication, it must be configured in client (same account username and password as POP).

  • Your FibreOP email address and password. If you do not know your email address or password, contact us.

Follow these easy steps


  1. Launch Outlook 2007
  2. Click Next
  3. Select Do not upgrade, click Next


  4. Select Yes, click Next


  5. Select Manually configure server settings or additional server types, click Next


  6. Select Internet E-mail, click Next

  7. Enter the following information:

    1. Your Name: Your name
    2. E-mail Address: Enter your e-mail address
    3. The 'Incoming email server type:' should be set as POP3 or IMAP.

      *NOTE: To configure the account as IMAP select IMAP from the drop-list.
    4. Incoming mail server:
    5. Outgoing mail server (SMTP):
    6. User Name: Enter your e-mail address
    7. Password: Enter your password
    8. Check Remember password
    9. Click Next



  8. Click Finish