Add my Microsoft 365 email to Outlook 2016 (Mac)
Step 3 of the Set up my Microsoft 365 account series.
Add your Microsoft 365 email to Outlook for Mac. You'll then be ready to send and receive business emails.
Watch a short video of this task farther down the page.
- Open Outlook. (Don't have the app? Here's how to download it.)
- From the menu bar, select Outlook > Preferences.
- Select Accounts.
- Select + (plus) > New account.
- Enter your email address and select Continue.
- Enter your email password and select Sign in.
- Select Done. If you have more than one account, decide which account you want to set as the default.
- Your account will display, and your emails will load, which can take a few minutes.
Note: You might need to choose your account type as Work/School to continue.