Office365 - Configure Office 365 Account - Apple Mail

This document provides an overview for setting up an Office 365 account in Apple Mail.

  1. Open System Preferences

    apple mail system preference icon

  2. Click Internet Accounts

    apple mail internet accounts icon

  3. On the account type page, click Exchange type. Continue to the next step.

    apple mail exchange type

  4. On the following page it will ask for your account credentials:
    • Your Name: Enter your name as you'd like it to appear
    • Email Address: Enter your university email address
    • Password: Enter the password for your account

      apple mail credentials

  5. Click Continue
    • The Account Summary page will appear.

      apple mail exchange account summary

  6. Click Continue.
    • Next, you will be presented with the applications to configure:

      apple mail exchange apps

    • It is recommended that you select all the applications listed: Mail, Contacts, Calendar, Notes, Reminders.

  7. Click Done to finalize creating the account and close out of the Internet Account window.

Your account is now configured.

Important: If your original SIUE email account was configured on this device, use the following instructions to remove the account:

  1. Start your Apple Mail client, and navigate to the "Mail" tab at the top of the screen. Click on the "Accounts..." field from the drop down menu:

    apple mail menu

  2. Select the account that you wish to delete, and then select the "-" button to delete the account.
  3. After clicking the "-" button, you will be prompted as to whether or not you wish to delete the account. Click on "Ok"to delete the account:

    apple mail delete confirmation

Keywords:office 365, configure, apple, mac, setup,   Doc ID:51566
Owner:Jeff P.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2015-05-20 15:46 CDTUpdated:2019-05-22 11:21 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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