Below article will show you how you can enable SMTP authentication for Microsoft Outlook 2000 


Microsoft Outlook 2000


1. Launch Outlook


2. Under "Tools" select "Services..."



3. Select "Internet Mail (your account name)" and click "Properties" to edit your account.


4. Click the "Servers" tab.



5. Check the "My Server Requires Authentication" check box and the adjacent "Settings" button.


6. Make sure the "Use same settings as my Incoming Mail Server"  is checked.


7. Click at Advanced tab and ensure to set the outgoing Port (SMTP) to 587 or 25 for NON SSL 

     type and 465 for SSL type 


8. Click Apply and OK





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