Configuring Outlook 2016 for UVM Exchange – OS X

This article will walk you through how to configure Outlook 2016 (Mac) for use with your UVM Exchange account.

  1. Open Outlook 2016.
  2. If you are already using Outlook, look for the “Tools” menu in the top menu bar. Choose the “Accounts” option in the “Tools” dropdown menu.
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    1. If this is the first time you have opened Outlook, step through the “Welcome” screens and then click “Add Account” on the “Set up my Inbox” window.
  3. In the new pop-up window, click on the plus sign (+) in the lower ` hand corner and choose the “Exchange” option.
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  4. A second pop-up window should now appear, enter your credentials into the appropriate fields as follows:
    E-mail address:
    Method: User Name and Password (from dropdown menu)
    Password: Your NetID password
    After you’ve finished entering your credentials, click “Add Account”.
    Note: The email address should be Using your email address may cause errors. You will need to configure your preferred email address here, this “Preferred Email address” is the address that will be used when sending mail from your Exchange connected mail clients and devices.
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If you are having problems or need further assistance, please contact the UVM Tech Team Help Line at 802-656-2604

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