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Eudora 5.0 Windows
Author: Craig "hachiroku" Mercer
Date Created:2003-03-24
Operating System(s):Windows Logo imageWindows 9X/2000/XP

To configure your Eudroa 5.0 for Windows 9X/2000/XP follow these steps. But before you begin, make sure you have the following information from your ISP (Internet Service Provider) (Internet Service Provider):

  • Mail Account Username
  • Mail Account Password
  • Email Address
  • Incoming Mail Server Name
  • Outgoing Mail Server Name

Do you have this information already? Then you are ready to begin...proceed to Step 1.

01) Open Eudora 5.0 (usually found in: Start> Programs>)

02) Go to Tools and then select Options.

Eudora Tools Options


03) Under Real Name, type in your Name as you would like it displayed to others on your email.

04) Under Return Address, enter your email address.

05) Under Mail Server (Incoming) enter your incoing mail server, which should be a POP3 server.

06) Under Login Name enter the Mail Account Username that your ISP gave you.

07) Under SMTP Server (Outgoing) enter your outgoing mail server that your ISP would have provided you with.

Eudora Getting Started

08) On the Checking Mail window make sure to check the Save Password field if you wish to not have to enter your password everytime you check for mail.

09) Click on the OK to finish.

Eudora Checking Mail

10) Congratulations! You have just configured Eudora 5.0 for use in Windows 9X/2000/XP!