Email Setup in Outlook 2016

  1. Open Outlook and click File in the top left-hand corner of the screen. Select Info from the left-hand list and then click Add Account.
     
    Outlook 2016 setup screenshot
     
  2. In the pop-up window, enter your Westnet email address in the text box.
     
  3. Select Advanced options, tick Let me set up my account manually, then hit Connect.
     
    Outlook 2016 setup screenshot
     
  4. Select IMAP.
     
    Outlook 2016 setup screenshot
     
  5. Fill out the form with the following details:
     
    Incoming mail server: mail.westnet.com.au
    Incoming port: 993 (for Apple devices) or 143 (for all other devices)
    Encryption method: SSL (for Apple devices) or STARTTLS/TLS (for all other devices)
    Require logon using SPA: Ticked

    Outgoing mail server: mail.westnet.com.au
    Outgoing port: 587
    Encryption method: SSL (for Apple devices) or STARTTLS/TLS (for all other devices)
    Require logon using SPA: Ticked

    Outlook 2016 setup screenshot
     

  6. Enter your Westnet email address password and then select Connect.
     
  7. Microsoft Outlook will automatically check your email settings and report back with any errors, such as if your email address or password is entered incorrectly. If this is the case, you should select Change Account Settings and correct your details.

    If no errors were found, hit Done to finish.