Configure & Setup Cox Email on Outlook

Configure & Setup Cox Email on Outlook

For setting up Cox email on Outlook 2016, the below given steps needs to be followed by the user, Also, for this purpose the Cox customer service team members can be contacted. The steps need to be followed in the correct way so that the manual configuration is done appropriately.

  • First of all the user is required to open Outlook 2016 on their systems.
  • Then they are required to select the file menu and from there should select the cancel option once the Microsoft Outlook start up wizard gets displayed on the screen.
  • Now, the user needs to click on the add account menu that is mentioned in the account information menu.
  • The user should then select the manually configure server settings menu to configure their Cox email in Outlook 2016.
  • From there the user needs to click on the internet email radio option that is mentioned at the left side of the page.
  • After this option is selected, the user is required to click on the next option and should go to the next step.
  • User should then fill the details that are mentioned under the user information menu. In the details the user's name, their Cox email address as well as their account password needs to be entered.
  • The user should remember to fill the email address with @cox.net extensions.
  • The user should then click on the POP3 server settings that are mentioned in the drop down list.
  • Now in the incoming mail server, the user should enter pop.cox.net and in the outgoing mail server smtp.cox.net should be entered.
  • User then should go to the login information menu and should enter their correct Cox email address as well as their account password.
  • Then select the more settings option and further select the advanced section.
  • User should then select SSL and should enter 465 as the SMTP port number.
  • For POP server the port number should be 995 including the SSL.
  • After this the user should select the next menu and should then click on finish to complete the configuration.

Therefore, by these steps the Cox email will easily be set up in the Outlook 2016 and the user will be able to access their email account instantly. These steps needs to be entered in the correct way so that there is no issue while configuring it and also while accessing the email account.