Set up my Office 365 email address in Outlook 2016 (Mac)
Step 3 of the Set up my Office 365 account series.
Add your Office 365 email to Outlook for Mac, then you can send and receive business emails.
- Launch Outlook. (Don't have the app? Download it at the Microsoft site.)
- click Outlook then click Preferences.
- Click Accounts.
- Click + (plus) and then click New account.
- Enter your Office 365 email address and click Continue.
- Enter your Password and click Sign In.
- Click Done, if you have more than one account you can decide which account you want to set as the default account.
- Your account will display and emails will start to load, this can take a few minutes.
Note: You may be prompted to specify your account type as a Work/School or Personal. Select Work/School to continue.
Your email is on Outlook 2016 for Mac and you're good to go. If you want to add your email to another device, click Previous. If you're all set, head to the next step.