TDS is the broadband and wireless internet service prodders in the USA, which offers free webmail for its internet customers. However, if you have an email account from tds.net, you set up your email account with Microsoft Outlook, Google provided Gmail, windows mail, apple mail, and others. For example, it is not difficult to set up your email account in Microsoft Outlook. Firstly, you’ll be needed to enable the POP option for all mail. To allow the POP to options and set up your email account with Microsoft Outlook, follow the following directions.
1. Visit the TDS customer portal. (See the portal link in Resources).
2. Click on the “Check TDS ® Email” button on the portal home page’s upper right side.
3. You’ll access the TDS secure login option in the next windows, where you log in with your email ID and password. If you can’t access your account, you may call at 1-800-605-1962 for technical help.
4. If you are the first time, accept the Google TOS and click the “setting” options.
5. Click on the “Forwarding and POP/IMAP” option under the setting.
6. Tick the Enable POP for all mail option and the bottom side Save Changes button.
7. Once if you have the complete the POP option, run and open Microsoft Outlook Express. Click the “Email account” under the Tools menu; if you don’t have the Email account submenu click the “Option” submenu under Tools. If you click on the select the “Option” submenu, you will need to click on the next window’s Mail Setup tab. You’ll see the “Email accounts” button in the mail setup tab to set up an email.
8. Tick the “Add a new e-mail account” and click the bottom side “Next” button.
9. Tick on the “POP3” option and click the Next button.
10. In the next steps, enter your name, email address, user name, password, and server information.
11. Enter “pop.gamil.com” in the incoming mail server information required field.
12. Put the “smtp.gmail.com” in the outgoing mail server information entering the required field.
13. Click on the “More Setting,” It will be an open new window, where there are four tabs. Click the last “Advanced” tab, and type 465 in the POP3 required field, 995 in the SMTP required filed. There are default 110 in POP3 and 25 in the SMTP necessary lot.
14. Click the “Next” button to access the finish the message and complete the email account setup. Restart the Outlook program. Once you have set up an email account, the outlook systems will ask you to log in to your account.