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Email, Exchange, Outlook 2016 manual configuration with Office 365

To connect your Exchange account with Outlook 2016 included in Office 365 Click-to-Run, you must manually configure your account.

If you download Outlook 2016 included with Office 365 (see Office 365, FAQs for UIUC Microsoft products for more information), you will need to manually configure Outlook to connect to your Exchange email account. To do this:
  1. At the initial Welcome to Outlook screen, do NOT immediately click Connect. Instead, select Advanced options.
    Step 1 screenshot
  2. Under Advanced options, check the box for Let me set up my account manually, then click Connect.
    Step 2 screenshot
  3. At the Choose account type screen, select Exchange.
    Step 3 screenshot
  4. Allow Outlook to automatically configure your account
    Step 4 screenshot
  5. At the Account setup is complete screen, make sure to Uncheck "Set up Outlook Mobile on my phone, too". Then click OK.
    Step 5 screenshot
  6. The standard Outlook splash screen will appear and finalize setup before Outlook opens.
    Step 6 screenshot

Keywords:Outlook, 2016, Windows, O365, error, Exchange online, setup, pc, Windows   Doc ID:76561
Owner:Bobbi H.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2017-09-14 14:14 CSTUpdated:2018-05-09 13:45 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Technology Services
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