LinuxQuestions.org
Review your favorite Linux distribution.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-19-2009, 04:44 PM   #1
warlockwolf
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Aug 2009
Location: gateshead
Posts: 10

Rep: Reputation: 0
hotmail settings for balsa


hello can anyone help i am trying to set up a hotmail account in balsa however i need help with the setting i try some setting and it does not work, i keep getting a message saying that it can not connect to hotmail does anyone know the setting and how to put them in now as i do not have the set up wizard any more. ps how do you set up the encryption.thx
 
Old 10-19-2009, 05:53 PM   #2
AGazzaz
Member
 
Registered: Nov 2005
Location: Egypt
Distribution: Fedora 17 KDE
Posts: 381

Rep: Reputation: 31
Try these settings
Quote:
POP server: pop3.live.com (Port 995)

POP SSL required? Yes

User name: Your Windows Live ID, for example yourname@hotmail.com

Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live

SMTP server: smtp.live.com (Port 25 or 587)

Authentication required? Yes (this matches your POP username and password)

TLS/SSL required? Yes
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
hotmail pop settings for evolution email siphi Linux - Newbie 5 05-14-2011 04:42 AM
Balsa no /home/name/sent or outbox? ~zoey~ Linux - Newbie 0 10-08-2004 11:15 PM
balsa uninstall slackware 9 shellcode Linux - Software 1 08-17-2003 12:57 AM
Balsa e-mail problems syxxpac023 Linux - General 1 02-19-2002 12:07 PM
Balsa and sending mail Sylhouette Linux - General 2 12-29-2001 01:13 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:44 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration