Verizon Support
Customers With Disabilities
Verizon SignIn Alerts

FiOS Internet

Checking your Verizon Online account settings with Outlook Express 5 - 6 on Windows® Setup Outlook Express



  1. Start Outlook Express.

  2. From the Tools menu, select Accounts.

Figure depicting Server tab
  1. Select the Mail tab, then click once on your Verizon Online mail account.

  2. Click Properties.

  3. In the General tab, verify your name and email address.

  4. Select the Servers tab.

  5. Verify the following settings:
    • In the Incoming mail (POP3) field, type
    • In the Outgoing mail (SMTP) field, type
    • In the Account name field, type your Verizon Online user name.
    • In the Password field, type your Verizon Online password.
    • Verify that Log on using Secure Password Authentication is not selected.
    • Verify that My server requires authentication is selected.

  6. Select Settings.

  7. Verify Use same settings as my incoming mail server is selected, then select OK.

  8. Select the Advanced tab.

  9. Verify that the Outgoing Mail (SMTP) server port number is set to 465.

  10. Verify that the Incoming Mail (POP3) server port number is set to 995.

  11. Verify the option Leave a copy of messages on server is not selected.

  12. Make sure "This server requires a secure connection (SSL)" is checked.

  13. Click OK.

  14. Click Close to close the Internet Accounts window.

See Also: Setting up your Verizon Online email account with Outlook Express 5 - 6
Sending and receiving email with Outlook Express 5 - 6
Privacy SettingsAccept CookiesAccept Cookies Setup Outlook Express SeeAlsoLinks=15490,15495;
Verizon SignIn Page

Sign in


for personalized, convenient support

Did you know?

Many equipment problems can be fixed in less than
5 minutes!

Make sure your equipment is plugged in and that the power is working in the rest of your house


My Verizon

  • Check Email
  • Add or Change Services
  • Suspend My Service
  • Manage Services
  • Apps


Watch Fios