How to Set Up SBCGlobal Email in Microsoft Outlook

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SBC communications have been incorporated with AT&T, but the SBCGlobal email accounts continue in practice due to this some users face difficulty in setting these email addresses up within Microsoft Outlook Application.

So we researched and analysed the most common issues users are facing and made a step by step chart for setting up SBCGlobal email in Outlook using POP3 and IMAP.

First, open Microsoft Outlook on your computer or smartphone.

PC users have to move towards "file" then "Add account" on the other hand and for smartphone users, go to the settings menu then select add account.

Lets move to more detailed steps for better understanding:-

  1. Next, choose Manual setup or Additional server types'.

  1. Then click "Next" and choose the option titled "POP or IMAP", then click Next again and you will land on a page where you have to fill in the actual SBCGlobal outlook settings.

  1. Fill out your Name and Email address in the blank fields provided.

  1. Next, you have to choose between POP3 and IMAP, this option you will find from the drop-down menu next to Account type.

for most users, IMAP stands better and reliable as it has a more advanced protocol and provides you to sync your emails through numerous devices conveniently.

However, POP3 is also suitable in terms of privacy and simplicity.

Settings to go into the leftover fields are as per the following:-

If you choose " IMAP"

Incoming mail server:

Outgoing Mail server,

Your full email address

The password of your SBCGlobal email account

If you select POP3

Incoming Mail Server:

Outgoing Mail Server:

User Name: Your full email address.

Password: The password for your SBCGlobal email account.

Make sure before finishing the set-up process, click on the “more settings” button and the advanced tab.

Check twice that you have checked the box labelled as this server needs an encrypted connection and then from the select SSL, next to "use the following type of encryption".

Then enter the following:-

 If you selected ‘IMAP’:

Incoming Server: 993

Outgoing Server: 465

If you selected ‘POP3’:

Incoming Server: 995

Outgoing Server: 465

Lastly, click on the ok button followed by the next and then finish

The takeaway

We tried our best to make this guide as simple as possible for the users who are facing the agony of SBCGlobal email login or any kind of difficulties.

We hope that we have cleared all your doubts related to SBCGlobal email settings and login and saved your quality time.


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