Shaw email setup: Outlook 2010
Learn how to set up your Shaw email in Outlook 2010. This document provides step-by-step instructions on how to configure Outlook 2010 to work with your Shaw email account. Use these settings to ensure your Shaw email is working with the Outlook 2010 Mail email client. You can use either IMAP or POP to set up your Shaw email in Outlook 2010.
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Did You Know
ActiveSync (Exchange) is not available in Microsoft Outlook 2010. As a result the two options for mail servers are IMAP and POP.
The settings included below are for an IMAP account, which is our recommended setup for Outlook 2010. IMAP allows you to sync email with multiple devices.
The settings included below are for a POP account, which you can use to set up your Shaw email for Outlook 2010. POP allows you to store your email locally.
POP stands for Post Office Protocol. POP is an Internet protocol used for receiving email by downloading it to your computer from a mailbox on the server of an Internet service provider. Follow these steps to configure your iPad to send and receive emails using a POP/SMTP server.
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Did You Know
SMTP stands for Simple Mail Transfer Protocol and is an Internet standard for sending and receiving email. Typically used when email is delivered from an email client such as Outlook to an email server (often referred to as a "store" and "forward" process).