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How to Add an Email Account in Outlook for Windows

By June 12, 2024No Comments

Outlook for Windows 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 Windows.

Step 1: Open Outlook for Windows

If you have Microsoft Office installed on your computer, you should have the Outlook app. To open it, click on the Start menu, 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 File tab in the top left corner of the Outlook window.
  2. In the dropdown menu, click on Add Account.
  3. Enter your email address in the text box and click Connect.
  4. You’ll be prompted to enter your password. After entering your password, click Connect.
  5. If your email provider requires it, you may need to approve the sign-in attempt or enter a verification code.
  6. Once you’ve signed in, your email account will be added to Outlook for Windows.

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