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How to Add an Email Account in Outlook for Mac

By June 12, 2024No Comments

Outlook for Mac is a comprehensive email client that allows you to manage your emails from multiple accounts in one place. This article provides a step-by-step guide on how to add an email account in Outlook for Mac.

Step 1: Open Outlook for Mac

If you have Microsoft Office installed on your Mac, you should have the Outlook app. To open it, click on the Launchpad in the Dock, type “Outlook” in the search bar, and click on the Outlook app when it appears.

Step 2: Add an Email Account

Once you have the Outlook app open, you can add your email account.

  1. Click on the Outlook menu in the top left corner of the screen, then click on Preferences.
  2. In the Preferences window, click on Accounts.
  3. In the Accounts window, click on the + (plus) button at the bottom left, then select New Account.
  4. Enter your email address in the text box and click Continue.
  5. You’ll be prompted to enter your password. After entering your password, click Add Account.
  6. If your email provider requires it, you may need to approve the sign-in attempt or enter a verification code.
  7. Once you’ve signed in, your email account will be added to Outlook for Mac.

And that’s it! You’ve successfully added an email account to Outlook for Mac. Now you can manage your emails, calendar, contacts, and files all in one place. Enjoy your streamlined email experience!