How to Set Up an Email on an Acer Computer

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Setting up an email account on your new Acer computer will enable you to continue communicating with your contacts without any noticeable transition lag, keeping your emails flowing seamlessly despite the change in computing platforms. The best way to manage email on your Acer computer is through the Outlook Express feature, included with your operating system.


Step 1

Click on "Start" and open "All Programs."

Step 2

Click on "Outlook Express."

Step 3

Click "Tools" and select "Accounts."

Step 4

Click "Add" and select "Mail."

Step 5

Enter your name and email address. Select the type of mail server you are using (POP, HTTP, etc).


Step 6

Enter your username and password.

Step 7

Click "Finish" to complete the setup.