Updating windows live custom domains
In the Microsoft world, their Google Apps competitor is really Office 365.
This is overkill for what I want, since I am just looking for email. Microsoft offers Custom Domains which allows us to use the Outlook. Steps for getting this setup Enter the account you want to create a long with a password You are done!
Now, go back to your Cratejoy account and enter in your custom domain into the Custom Domain field on the Domains tab.
Do not include www when entering in your domain in the custom domain section.
So today in this article, we will show you how to set up your own Domain Email Address or Professional Email address With Windows Live (Outlook.com).I cannot seem to find the POP/IMAP settings to connect to in the Settings Sections of the new interface.The only instructions I could find mentioned were using the Hotmail interface, and the corresponding section does not exist in the redesigned settings.I use Google Apps for my personal email for me and my family and it works great.
In the hope of learning something new, I thought I would see what Microsoft has to offer in the space and see what setup was like.Update - May 27, 2014 Microsoft has announced that it will no longer support custom domains using Outlook. As a result, this content of this post is no longer valid.