Frontier Mail powered by Yahoo, a leading Internet portal, gives unlimited accessibility to check emails from any digital device or gadget that has Internet connectivity. You can send and receive mails with Frontier; you can even create and maintain a virtual address book. Frontier Yahoo! Mail service is available to users at no additional charge.

Frontier email has an edge. It can be made compatible with other programs and servers. You can set up access Frontier email service by changing Frontier email server settings for Windows Live & Outlook.  Both accounts can be partitioned and kept secure with diverse passwords.

Frontier Email Settings For Windows live Mail

  1. Launch Window Live Mail and then click on the option ‘Add Email Account’
  2. Type your Frontier email address in the ‘Email Address ‘field.
  3. Type the Frontier mail password in the ‘Password Field’.
  4. Enter your true name in the ‘Display’ field and then click on the Next button.
  5. You need to fill up server setting details when you see the text message ‘My incoming mail server is a POP3 server’ on the top panel of the Window:
  • Incoming server: pop3.frontier.com
  • Outgoing server: smtp.frontier.com
  • Your login ID is your full Frontier email address.
  1. This is the verification or authentication step. You need to put a tick in the checkbox to the left side of the text ‘My Server’.
  2. Move to the next stage by clicking Next and Finish button
  3. For enabling of SSL encryption do the following:
  • Click on ‘Email Account’.
  • Click on ‘Properties’ tab followed by the ‘Servers’ tab.
  • Look carefully to confirm that you have pop3.frontier.com and smtp.frontier.com for the incoming server and the outgoing server respectively.
  • Click on the ‘Advanced’ tab.
  • Type 465 for the outgoing mail server and tick the check box next to ‘This server requires a secure connection (SSL).’
  • Type 995 for the incoming mail server type 995 and tick the check box next to ‘This server requires a secure connection (SSL).’
  • Click OK.
Frontier Email Server settings for Windows Live Mail- Click on the ‘Advanced’ tab - SSL

Frontier Email Settings For Outlook 2010

Launch Outlook, then click on ‘File’ option followed by ‘Info’.

  1. Click on ‘Add Account’.
  2. Click on the circle besides display message ‘Manually configure server settings’. Click ‘Next’.
  3. Click on ‘Internet Email’ & ‘Next’.
Frontier Email Server Setting for Outlook 2010- Manually configure server settings

Some more steps for Frontier Webmail server settings:

  • Enter name in ‘Your Name’ field in the User Information Area.
  • Enter Frontier email id in the ‘Email Address’ field.
  • Select POP3 as the server account type in ‘Server Information Area’ and type pop3.frontier.com for Incoming Mail Server (POP3)’ and smtp.frontier.com for the ‘Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP)’.
  • Enter full email address in the ‘Username’ field followed by password in the ‘Password’ field in ‘Login Information Area’.
  • Click on ‘More Settings’.
  • Enter a name for ‘Mail Account’ in the General Tab
  • Click ‘Outgoing Server Tab’ and select ‘My Outgoing Server (SMTP) requires authentication’. Follow the same setting for ‘Incoming Server Tab’.
  • Click on ‘Advanced’ tab
  • Type 995 for ‘Incoming mail server’ and tick the checkbox besides the message ‘This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL)’.
Frontier Email Server Setting - Incoming mail server & Outgoing mail server
  • Type 465 for ‘Outgoing mail server’. Then select SSL from dropdown list ‘Use the following type of encrypted connection’.
  • Click ‘OK’.
  • Confirm check stamp beside ‘Test Account Settings’.
  • Click ‘Next’ and ‘Finish’.

Frontier Email POP, IMAP & SMTP settings

Get started to add on the feature of Frontier email support by making the following setting changes:

Incoming mail server for Frontier mail

The following refers to Frontier IMAP & POP3 setting:

  • Account Type: POP
  • Username: Your email address is your username
  • Server hostname: pop3.frontier.com
  • Server port: 995
  • Authentication: Password
  • SSL/TLS: Yes

Outgoing mail server for Frontier mail

  • Username: Your email address is your username
  • Server hostname: smtp.frontier.com
  • Server port: 465
  • Authentication: Password
  • SSL/TLS: Yes

Frontier SMTP port settings  & IMAP/ POP3 port settings are required for connecting Frontier Yahoo Mail account to either a mobile app or desktop mail client. 2-ways syncing is achieved, which allows remote updating of mails in the Frontier Yahoo Mail account irrespective of the device and place of access (or IP address).