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To set up your Outlook 2007 for IMAP

 
If you follow these following steps you should be fine:
 
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  2. Assuming now you have your username, these are the settings that you require
     
     
    • Incomming or imap server is imap.fbi.ie
    • select ssl as connection security type
    • port is 993
    • Outgoing or smtp server is smtp.fbi.ie
    • select ssl as connection security type
    • port 587
 
The following is a simple step by step screen shot guide to do add these records
 
Open Outlook.
For new setups, select Do not upgrade.
Click Yes.
Enter your display name, email address (including '@domain.ie'), and password. 
Select the 'Manually configure server settings or additional server types' checkbox
 
Personal Information
 

 

Select Internet E-mail.
Settings: name, full email address (including '@your_domain.com')
In the Account Type dropdown menu, select IMAP. In the 'Incoming server name' section, enter: imap.fbi.ie and in the 'Outgoing server name (SMTP)' section, enter: smtp.fbi.ie
In the 'User Name' field, give your full email address, including '@your_domain.com.'
After creating these settings, clicking Next takes you to the end of the setup.
 
Server Setup

 

 

In the Tools menu, select Options then Mail Setup. Under 'Email Accounts,' click E-mail Accounts.
Select an account, and click Change above the list of accounts. Click More Settings, then the Advanced tab.
Incoming server must be 993, and must use SSL encryption.
Outgoing server can use 587, TLS encryption.
 
Server Setup
 
 
 

 

Click the Outgoing Server tab. Make sure that 'My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication' is selected. The radio button 'Use same settings as my incoming mail server' should also be selected.

Server Authentication


 

Click OK > Next > Finish > Close > OK.

 

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