Outlook 2016 configuration

To add an email account to Outlook 2016 on Windows:

  1. Open Outlook 2016 from your start menu.
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  2. On the top left, click the 'File' tab.
    A popout menu appears allowing you to add an account:
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  3. Click 'Add Account'.
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  4. Enter your email address.
  5. Click the 'Advanced' link and check the box to set up the account manually.
  6. Click the 'Connect' button.
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  7. Choose POP or IMAP. IMAP is recommended.
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  8. On the next page, you'll need to enter your Incoming and Outgoing settings.
  9. Click the 'Next' button.
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  10. Enter your password and click 'Connect'.
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  11. You will see a confirmation if it was successfully set up.

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