E-mail settings for SKY broadband
Google are now providing the technology and servers for the Sky e-mail service (addresses ending in @sky.com).
Sky e-mail webpage has the same interface and capabilities as Google
Mail/Gmail except that every occurrence of the word Google has been
replaced by the word Sky!
customers of Sky who use an e-mail client to get their mail have found
that suddenly their account settings are wrong and they cannot send or
They need to log in to the Sky e-mail webpage (start at www.sky.com and left click on Email & Tools). When the Mail page opens, left click on Settings and then on Forwarding and POP.
In the POP Download section select one of the two “Enable POP” options and then left click the Save Changes button.
under Configure your email client, left click “Configuration
instructions”. A new page will open and you should select your
particular Mail Client.
following the instructions to configure your mail program, go back to
the Sky mail page and logout - otherwise you may not be able to test
your changes successfully.
the setting instructions exactly - Google (and hence Sky) e-mail uses
unusual settings which must be set correctly. Some of the instructions
are not quite right - a single set covers Outlook Express and Outlook
2002, but is not quite right for either of them. But you should be able
to work it out.