PIP Setup Instructions For
Microsoft Outlook Express 6 With Microsoft Windows 95, 98, ME & 2000
Select Tools from the menu at the top of the screen.
Select Accounts from the Tools Menu
The “Internet Accounts” window will come up.
Click on the “Mail” tab.
Click on the “Add” button.
An “Internet Connection Wizard” screen will come up
In the “Display Name” box put the name that you would like to appear in the “From” field when you send email. Example: John Smith
The “Internet Email Address” screen will come up.
In the “E-mail Address:” box enter the email address provided to you by PIP.
The “E-mail Server Names:” screen comes up
Make sure that the top line reads “My incoming server is a POP3 server”
Make sure the incoming and outgoing servers (the 2 white lines) are set to: mail.pipinternet.net
The “Internet Mail Logon” screen will appear (
In the Account Name box should be your username. Make sure it is correct.
In the “Password:” box enter your password provided to you by PIP
Make sure the “Logon using Secure Password Authentication (SPA)” is unchecked.
You’re almost done!
Back in the “Internet Accounts” window select the mail.positech.net account
In the mail.positech.net Properties windows click the “Connections” tab (fig 1-8)
Check the box “Always connect to this account using”
Select PIP as the connection in the drop down menu below the checkbox.
You have successfully set up your Outlook Express to send and receive your PIP mail.