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How To Setup Cox Mail Account In Windows?

If you want to access your cox mail account from windows 7 in your PC, then follows the steps mentioned below:

  • Go to server settings and click on ‘Manual settings’.
  • Tap on next to select the internet mail.
  • Now, enter the email address followed by @cox.net suffix and enter a username.
  • Select IMAP or POP3 server from the drop down menu.
  • Now for incoming server, enter the following information: IMAP- imap.cox and for POP3- pop.cox.net.
  • Now for outgoing server, type smtp.cox.net if you are using Cox com login.
  • Go to the login page and enter the username and password.
  • Go to ‘more settings’ and enter the details in the incoming as well as outgoing server information box.
  • Click ‘ok’ to proceed further.
  • Choose ‘finish’ to complete the process.

Now we are going to discuss the steps for Windows vista if you want to setup cox mail on it.

  • Go to ‘start’ menu and search for ‘windows mail’ in the program list.
  • Go to ‘tools’ > ‘accounts’.
  • Click to add an account.
  • Click to add Cox Email login
  • Enter the name in the field if you want to get it displayed on the home screen.
  • Click ‘next’.
  • Enter the complete email address with a @cox.net symbol in last.
  • Now select POP3 or IMAP server type for the incoming mail server from the drop down section. In the case of any problem, you can Cox help for these settings from Cox Email support
  • Now the process to enter the mail settings for IMAP and POP3 servers is same as that of windows 7.
  • Once you configured the incoming and outgoing settings, click to continue.
  • Enter the complete user name and password in the space provided and click on ‘next’.
  • Click to end the process. If you want that changes should take place effectively, then restart your computer once.

This is all about windows vista, now we are going to discuss steps for the live mail account. If you find any problem in opening the mail from this account, then you can take Cox support over the phone. The executives will help you in much better way.

  • First of all, open ‘live mail’.
  • Under this, go to options> Add an Email
  • Click to add an account.
  • Click ‘next’.
  • Enter your cox mail address and password in the particular box.
  • If required add a name to be displayed for sent messages.
  • Click on ‘Manual configured settings’
  • Click ‘next’.
  • Now enter the server information in the drop down menu. You can enter either IMAP or POP3 option.
  • If you are not sure with the Email server name, then you can check it on the internet.
  • Enter SMTP in the outgoing server.
  • Go to Email server name list from here to select the settings for outgoing mail server.
  • Click next followed by ‘finish’ option.

Note: We want to mention here that all these steps require a strong internet connection for successful configuration. If you have subscribed to cox internet service and your network is not working smoothly, then you can call at Cox Internet support number provided on the official main page of cox communications. Apart from this Cox also provides Cox TV support to its subscribers who have opted for the cable network.

Apart from this, if you want to configure Cox mail account on windows 8 using windows mail menu, then all the steps are almost same as discussed above for windows 7 OS.

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