Setting Up Windows Mail

Synchronize your GMX mailbox with Windows Mail. Your e-mail will be sent to your application in regularly intervals using IMAP.

The images used in this instruction were made on a PC running Windows 8 and Windows Mail. The images may differ from those you see on your computer.

  1. Move the mouse pointer to the bottom right corner of your screen, and then select Settings.
  2. Click on Accounts.
  3. Click on Add an account.
  4. Click on Other account.
  5. Select IMAP and click on Connect.
  6. Enter your e-mail address and password. Click on Show more details.
  7. Enter the following:

  • Incoming (IMAP) server: imap.gmx.com
  • Port (Incoming server): 993
  • Incoming server requires SSL: Yes (check box)
  • Outgoing (SMTP) server:smtp.gmx.com
  • Port (outgoing server): 587
  • Outgoing Server requires SSL: No (uncheck)

  1. Click Connect.
Windows Mail synchronizes with your GMX mailbox.