Setup Microsoft Office 365 email in Outlook 2013 and 2016

First time setup: 

  1. Open Outlook

    If the Microsoft Outlook Startup wizard appears, on the first page of the wizard, click Next

  2. Then, on the E-mail Accounts page, click Next to set up an email account

  3. Fill out the requested fields and click next

    You may receive a second password prompt. Enter your check the box to remember the password, type your password and click OK

    As long as your email address and password are correct the setup should take you to a window with a Finish button

  4. Click Finish

  5. Your Outlook is now ready for use


Adding an additional Office 365:

In the event the Microsoft Outlook Startup wizard doesn't appear follow these steps:

  1. Click the File tab at the top left
  2. On the Account Settings button, click Add Account: 


  3. In the event you receive the Welcome to Outlook window, enter your email address and click Connect. 

    During this setup Outlook typically configures everything and finish the setup for you, but if you do not get this prompt, continue to step 4 

  4. Enter your password if prompted

  5. On the Auto Account Setup page enter your name, email address and password, then click Next
  6. You'll be prompted to enter your user name and password during this search. Make sure that you enter your full email address (for example, as your user name

  7. If Outlook is able to set up your account, you'll see the following text: “Congratulations! Your email account is successfully configured and ready to use.” Click Finish.


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