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What Are the Outlook.com SMTP Server Settings?


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Question: What Are the Outlook.com SMTP Server Settings?
Looking for the Outlook.com SMTP server settings?
Answer: The Outlook.com SMTP server settings for sending outgoing messages from an email program on desktop, cell phone or mobile device are:
  • Outlook.com SMTP server address: smtp.live.com
  • Outlook.com SMTP user name: Your full Outlook.com email address (not an alias)
  • Outlook.com SMTP password: Your Outlook.com password
  • Outlook.com SMTP port: 587
  • Outlook.com SMTP TLS/SSL encryption required: yes

To download incoming messages from an Outlook.com account to an email program using POP, see the

(Updated February 2013)

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