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Office 365 - Outlook for Windows Configuration

The following instructions step through the process of configuring your Office 365 Exchange Online account using modern authentication with Outlook for Windows.

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In Outlook, open the File menu. 

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Click Add Account.

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Enter your email in the CULoginName@colorado.edu format (not first.last@colorado.edu).

Please note: If setting up Outlook for the first time, you will likely see this screen when you open the application. 

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A CU-branded window should open. Enter your IdentiKey password.

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If you have already enrolled in Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), you may be prompted to verify your identity via phone, text, or the Microsoft Authenticator app to complete logging in. Register/edit your preferences with Microsoft Authenticator app.

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After successful sign in, your account will begin syncing mail.