How to Find My Outlook Express Account

By Suvro Banerji

Outlook Express (OE) is an email client developed and marketed by Microsoft. Outlook Express was bundled with Internet Explorer Web browser in several versions of Microsoft Windows operating system. You can use the same OE client software for multiple accounts. But with multiple accounts, you may lose sight of your preferred account and details like server addresses associated with the account. Note that you may require administrative rights to complete this task.

Step 1

Launch Outlook Express from the Start menu.

Step 2

Click the "Tools" menu and choose "Accounts." This will open a new dialog box labeled "Internet Accounts."

Step 3

Click the "Mail" tab.

Step 4

Locate your Outlook Express account from the list of accounts registered with the email client.

Step 5

Single-click to highlight your account and click "Properties." You will find various details about your account, including the username. Click the "Servers" tab to find out the incoming and outgoing mail servers that are associated with the chosen account.