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How do I set up multiple identities for email in Outlook Express version 5, 5.5, or 6?

While you are in Outlook Express:
  1. Click File Identities Add New Identity.
  2. Enter a name for this particular identity (one to represent one of your new email addresses) Click OK.
  3. You will be asked if you want to switch to this new identity Click Yes.
  4. Choose the option to create a new Internet account Click Next.
  5. Enter your display name — this is that name that appears on all of your outgoing email Click Next.
  6. Enter the new email address Click Next.
  7. At the top, you should see the following:
    My incoming mail server is a POP3 server
    Incoming mail (POP3):
    Outgoing mail (SMTP):
    Account name: your email address
    Password: enter your password for this account
  8. Click Next Finish Tools Accounts Click Mail tab at the top.
  9. You should now be on the Mail tab portion of the Internet Accounts window. With your Frontier mail account highlighted Click Properties.
  10. Click the Servers tab at the top of the window.
  11. In the Outgoing Mail Server section of the page, place a checkmark in the box to the left of My Server Requires Authentication.
  12. Click the Settings button to the right of the “My server requires authentication statement”.
  13. Under Logon Information, make sure “Use same settings as my incoming mail server” is selected.
  14. Click OK Apply OK Close.

Repeat the steps above for creating each additional account. To switch from one identity to another to check email Click File Switch Identity Choose the account that you want to check.

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