Configure Outlook for Mac


  1. Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
  2. Open Outlook on your Macintosh.
  3. A welcome screen appears if you haven't configured Outlook previously. If you have another Outlook email account, click the Tools menu, then choose Accounts.... Click the "+" symbol at the lower left corner and click New Account....
  4. Enter the following information under "Set Up Your Email" or "Enter your Exchange Account Information".
  5. E-mail Address:; If a student, don't forget to enter the <year> after your last name. Click Continue. Enter your NetID & password.
  6. If prompted, enter for Method: User Name and Password.
  7. If prompted, enter for User Name: <your netid> without the brackets (i.e.
  8. If prompted, enter your Password: <your current Dartmouth account password> without the brackets. Enter the one you use when using your NetID.
  9. Configure Automatically should be checked.
  10. Click Add Account.
  11. If you're prompted that "Outlook was redirected to the server to get new settings - do you want to allow?" click the box to 'Always use my response for this server' and then click Allow.
  12. Your account will automatically be setup and email messages and folders should be available for use.

NOTE: It may take several hours to synchronize, especially if you have a lot of email in your account.


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