Office 365 - Outlook for Windows Exchange Configuration

Last Updated: 07/11/2019
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Overview

The following instructions step through the process of configuring your Office 365 Exchange Online account with Outlook 2010, 2013, and 2016 for Windows.

*Note: The screenshots are for Outlook 2013, but the steps are essentially the same for all versions.

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Open the Control Panel and click Mail.

*Note: If you do not see the Mail option, change your View by setting to Large Icons or Small Icons.

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Click Email Accounts...

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Click New...

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In the Your Name field, enter your preferred name.

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In the Email Address field, enter your CULoginName@colorado.edu.

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Enter your IdentiKey password in the Password and Retype Password fields, then click Next >.

*Note: If prompted to enter your credentials, type your CULoginName@colorado.edu and IdentiKey password, then click OK.

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Your account will begin configuring. Once the process is complete, click Finish.

*Note: If your account fails to configure, double check your settings. If all fields are correct visit the Outlook for Windows Manual Configuration instructions.

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Open Outlook and your account will begin synching mail.