If you don’t already have an AT&T email account, you sure are missing out on a unique online experience. Of course, it is choices galore when it comes to choosing a free email service, but few offer the degree of online functionality that you can get with your AT&T account. The best part is that your att login details can also be used to access other services from the company. So, here is information on why and how to get your very own email address with AT&T.
What are the benefits of having an att email login?
While logging in to your att email account, you could check the weather, news, sports related information and much more on the att website. You can also access scores of other entertainment options with your account details such as music, TV shows, games and others. In fact, if you download the AT&T toolbar, you get additional functionality, including access to yahoo messenger and parental control over browsing activity.
If you are using AT&T services such as U-verse or their high speed internet with the email, you can also get access to their Internet Security Suite powered by McAfee, free wireless internet access at AT&T hotspots and as well as live customer support. Of course, you could also set up subaccounts for your family members.
How to get your At&T email login details?
To set up your att email account, you will need to go to att.net and click on the blue envelope to your right. You can also use the url http://www.att.net/signup for registration. Click the tab that says “start now” to access the sign up form. If you are using att.net, clicking on the email icon will take you to the log in page. Scroll down to find the link for sign up.
Step 1: To register your email account, you will be asked to provide personal information, including your name, date of birth, contact details, an alternate email id and optionally your phone number.
Step 2: Then, choose your username and password which will be used for subsequent logins. The password will have to re-typed for confirmation and will need to be at least 6 characters long.
Step 3: You will have to pick security questions and provide answers to these.
Step 4: After filling out the information required, complete the Captcha and click on “sign up” to register the account.
You can also setup att email login on wireless devices. For this, go to the device help center at http://www.att.com/devicehowto/. Next, pick the brand name and the model of the wireless gadget you are using. Then, select email and setup email to get instructions on setting up att email log in on your phones and tablets.
Using your At&T email account
Att email login is a simple two step process. Go to the webpage of the service at att.net and go through the procedure outlined below:
Step 1: On the log in page, type out your username and password. The username should be inserted in its entirety, including the portion after @
Step 2: Click on “sign in” and you will have access to your account
If you want the sign in details to be saved on the computer you are using and want to continue being logged in, check the box next to the option that says “keep me signed in”. This way, you won’t have to go through the signing in process every time you want to access your account.
Recovering your AT&T email login password
To reset your password, you will need information that you provided during registration. There are three ways in which you can recover your att email login password. You can answer the security questions chosen by you, validate your zip code or elect to have a temporary password mailed to the recovery email account provided by you. Use the following process to get a new password:
Step 1: Go to https://www.att.com/olam/passthroughAction.myworld?actionType=Manage and choose the “forgot password” link.
Step 2: Insert your full email address and your last name in the appropriate fields
Step 3: Select the password recovery method. If you choose to receive a temporary password, go to the alternate email account provided at registration and you will find the password in a message from AT&T. Another way is to answer the security questions set by you.
Once you have access to the dashboard, you can change your password to one that you can remember easily.