how to 'add mail account'
i am having trouble setting up an add a mail account in the mail tab section of xfinity. I got an 'auto configuration failed' do you want to configure your account manually.
i tried to use these instructions to no avail
Email SettingsWhen your program asks you to set up your email, use these settings to connect your Comcast email: how do i fill out the account name? how do i fill out 'your name'
- Incoming Mail Server Name: imap.comcast.net
- Incoming Mail Server Port Number: 993 with SSL ON
- If the Mail Client lets you select an authentication method, choose STARTTLS.
- If Needed: 143 with SSL ON
- Outgoing Mail Server Name: smtp.comcast.net
- Outgoing Mail Server Port Number: 587 (SMTP)
- If Needed: 465 (SMTPS)
- Encryption: TLS (use SSL if TLS isn't shown.)
- Authentication: Type in your Comcast username and password