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Configure your UVic email with Outlook 2011/2016 for Mac

1.  Open Outlook 2011/2016. From the Outlook menu, select Preferences.

2.  Click the Accounts tab.

3.  In the lower-left corner of the Accounts dialogue box, click the plus sign (+) and choose New Account... from the drop-down list.


4.  Type your email address and select Continue.


5.  Select the account type IMAP, enter your username (your NetLink ID), and then your password. Fill in the incoming server and outgoing server settings as shown in the image below. Note: DO NOT forget to select Use SSL to connect.


6.  Your detailed account settings are now shown. The Accounts Description and Full Name can be changed in the Accounts menu. Close the window to complete the setup.