Outlook 2013 E-mail Setup

Below are the settings for adding your CommuniKate e-mail account to Outlook 2013.

  1. Click File, then Add Account.
  2. At the Auto Account Set Up screen, select Manual setup or additional server types, then click Next.
  3. Select POP or IMAP, then click Next.
  4. Enter your Name and FULL e-mail address.
    Next to account type, select IMAP.
    Next to Incoming mail server, enter mail.securekate.com
    Next to Outgoing mail server (SMTP), enter mail.securekate.com
    Enter your FULL e-mail address next to Username.
    Enter your e-mail password next to Password.
    Check the box called Remember password.
    Click the More Settings button.
  5. Click the Outgoing Server tab.
    Check the box for My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.
    Select Use same settings as my incoming mail server.
  6. Click the Advanced tab.
    Next to Incoming Server (IMAP), enter 993 and select SSL as the encryption type.
    Next to Outgoing Server (SMTP), enter 465 and select TLS as the encryption type.
    Next to Root folder path: enter Inbox
    Click OK.
  7. Click Next.
  8. Outlook will test your settings. Once the test is complete, click Close.
  9. Click Finish.

If you cannot send mail, please check the following settings:

Click File, Account Settings, then Account Settings again.

Highlight your e-mail address, then click Change.


Next to Incoming mail server, enter mail.securekate.com
Next to Outgoing mail server (SMTP), enter mail.securekate.com


Enter your FULL e-mail address next to Username.
Enter your e-mail password next to Password.
Check the box called Remember password.
Click the More Settings button.


Click the Outgoing Server tab.
Check the box for My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication.
Select Use same settings as my incoming mail server.

Click the Advanced tab.
Next to Incoming Server (IMAP), enter 993 and select SSL as the encryption type.
If your Incoming Server is (POP3), then enter 995.
Next to Outgoing Server (SMTP), enter 465 and select TLS as the encryption type.
Click OK.

Click Next.

Outlook will test your settings. Once the test is complete, click Close.

Click Finish.