- Open the Mail Setup dialog box.
In Microsoft Windows XP
- In Control Panel, double-click User Accounts, and then click Mail .
Note If you are using Control Panel classic view, double-click Mail .
In Microsoft Windows 2000
- In Control Panel, double-click Mail .
Note The Mail module won't appear unless you have Outlook installed and have run Outlook for the first time.
- Click Show Profiles.
- Click Add.
- Type a name for the profile (Outlook e-mail profile: A profile is what Outlook uses to remember the e-mail accounts and the settings that tell Outlook where your e-mail is stored.), and then click OK.
You will then be able to add an e-mail account to use in your profile. Follow the directions on your screen.