Saying you have Gmail doesn't pin it down.
Gmail offers three different types of mail service: webmail, POP, and IMAP.
Which one do you have?
If you access your Gmail account with a web browser, you are using webmail.
Gmail claims they have a fix that makes their webmail the default email service,
but I'm not so sure it works on Vista machines. Give it a try: http://mail.google.com/support/bin/a...n&answer=10966
Gary VanderMolen, MS-MVP (Mail)
"Eastern Eagle" <EasternEagle@xxxxxx> wrote in message news:9F17E7BA-2F66-4EBF-966F-892F50072BE3@xxxxxx
> We have a Dell and were using AT&T.
> Had our local tech change us to gmail.
> Wanted to reply to an add on craigslist and when I try it askes for me to
> like create an account and enter my POP3 and/or IMAP.
> How do I change the setting in my computer so I can send email
> Just a regular guy navigating through the web.