How to setup an Office 365 email account in Microsoft Outlook using Exchange ActiveSync

Discussion in 'Microsoft Outlook' started by popowich, Jun 27, 2014.

  1. popowich

    popowich EQ Forum Admin Staff Member

    Aug 12, 2008
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    To configure an Office 365 email account in Microsoft Outlook first go to your Control Panel and double click open the Mail icon:

    Office 365 Control Panel Mail Microsoft Outlook.JPG

    Next, click the Email Accounts button:

    Office 365 Mail Setup Email Accounts.JPG

    Click the New button:

    Office 365 New Email Account Settings.JPG

    Select E-mail Account and click Next:

    Office 365 Add Account.JPG

    Compete the information including complete email address and password:

    Office 365 ActiveSync settings.JPG

    If your DNS is properly configured Microsoft Outlook should automatically complete the rest of your configuration using ActiveSync and connect to your email account.

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