Configuring email programs to use SMTP Authentication

         

          Outlook Express 4, 5 or 6

  • Click Tools.
  • Click Accounts.
  • Click the Mail tab.
  • Highlight your Centric mail account.
  • Select properties.
  • Select the Servers tab.
  • At the very bottom of the page, place a
      check next to "My server requires
      authentication."
  • NOTE:  DO NOT check "Log on using Secure
      Password Authentication," which
      is located right above "My server Requires
      Authentication."
  • Click Ok.
  • Click close.

          MS Outlook & MS Outlook 2003

  • Click Tools.
  • Click Email Accounts.
  • Select "View or change existing e-mail accounts"
  • Click Next.
  • Highlight Centric your mail account.
  • Click Change.
  • In the lower right of the Internet E-mail Settings
      page, click More Settings.
  • Select the Outgoing Server tab.
  • Place a check next to "My outgoing server (SMTP) requires Authentication.
  • Click OK.
  • Click Next.
  • Click Finish.

 

          IncrediMail

  • Click Tools.
  • Click Accounts.
  • Highlight your mail account.
  • Click Properties.
  • Click the Servers tab.
  • At the bottom of the page, place a check next to "My server requires authentication."
  • Click OK.
  • Click Close.

 

          Netscape 7.0

  • On your mail screen, Click Edit.
  • Click Mail & Newsgroup Account Settings.
  • Confirm that the Account Name field has your email address entered.
  • Click OK.

         

          MS Outlook 2000

  • Click Tools.
  • Click Accounts.
  • Click the Mail tab.
  • Highlight your Centric mail account.
  • Select properties.
  • Select the Servers tab.
  • At the very bottom of the page, place a
      check next to "My server requires
      authentication."
  • NOTE:  DO NOT check "Log on using Secure
      Password Authentication," which
      is located right above "My server Requires
      Authentication."
  • Click Ok.
  • Click close.

          Eudora 5.x

  • Click Tools.
  • Click Personalities.
  • Right-click on your Centric mail Personality.
  • Select Properties.
  • On the Generic Properties screen confirm that
      "Authentication allowed" is checked. 
  • Click OK.

 

          Thunderbird

  • Click Tools.
  • Click Account Settings.
  • Click Outgoing Server (in left pane).
  • Highlight Outgoing Server.
  • Click Edit.
  • Place a check next to “Use name and Password.”
  • Enter your email account name.
  • Click OK
  • Click OK.

 

          Mac Mail

  • Click Tools
  • Click Accounts
  • Click Outgoing Server (in the left pane)
  • Server name should mail.centric.net
  • Place a check next to “Use name and password”