Configure Windows 8 Mail app
To configure the Mail App to connect to your Surftown e-mail account, please follow the instructions below.
Throughout this guide we will use 'surftownrocks.com' as replacement to your actual domain. 'email@example.com' is used as replacement to your actual e-mail address.
Start by opening Mail:
On the keyboard, type + S to open the Search function.
Type mail in the input field and open the mail App
Type + I to open the settings in the Mail App, click Accounts.
Then choose Add an account:
Click Other Account.
Choose IMAP and click the Connect button.
Click Show more details and fill out your details, complete by clicking the Connect button.
Email address: Your email address
Username: Your email address
Password: The password to your email account
Incoming (IMAP) email server: mail.surftown.com
Incoming server requires SSL: Yes
Outgoing (SMTP) email server: mail.surftown.com
Outgoing server requires SSL: Yes
Outgoing server requires authentication: Yes
Use the same username and password to send and receive email: Yes
Type + I to open the settings, click Accounts, and click the newly created account.
Scroll down until you see Special folders:
Sent items: Inbox\Sent Messages
Deleted items: Inbox\Deleted Messages
Junk email: Inbox\Spam