Add an email account to Outlook

Follow the the instructions for adding your first email account.

Go To Start Menu or search bar type Outlook and Open it.

For Outlook for Office 365 and Outlook 2016

Enter your email address and click Connect.Enter your email address and click Connect.


Follow the instruction for additional email accounts to Outlook.

  1. Select File > Add Account.Select File, then Add Account.
  2. Enter your name, email address, and password, and click Next.

  3. If prompted, enter your password again, then select OK > Finish to start using your email account in Outlook.

If you need instructions for adding an email account using advanced settings, see Use advanced setup to add a POP or IMAP email account in Outlook for PC.

To update your email settings such as incoming and outgoing server names, see Update your email settings in Outlook for PC.