How To Configure Hotmail With Outlook 13
Want to check all the mail from your Hotmail account in Outlook 13? Along with all your Contacts and Calendar? Don’t want to download and install anything because it is too confusing?
Well this is how it can be done!!!
First of all we must select the File tab in order to go to backstage view, and then from the drop down menu that appears we select the Info category from the left. Then under Account Information we select the Account Settings button and from the drop down menu that appears we select the Account Settings commands as shown in the image below.
The Account Settings window appears where we make sure the E-mail tab is selected and then we press the New button as shown in the image below.
The Add Account wizard appears, and specifically Choose Service, where we make sure the E-mail Account check box is activated as we can see, and then press the Next button from the bottom right corner of the window.
Once we press the Next button, we move on the second step of the wizard named Auto Account Setup, where we activate the check box next to the command Manual Setup or Additional Server Types and press the Next button as shown below.
On the next step named Choose Service, we activate the check box next to the command Exchange ActiveSync (Connect to a service such as Microsoft Live Hotmail to access email, calendars, contacts, and tasks) and press the Next button again.
On this step Server Settings, we must fill in all the text boxes with all of our information, such as Your Name, E-mail Address. Now the important part is the Server Information where we must type in the following at the text box next to Mail Server:
Once we have entered all the information we press the Next button in order for the connection to be established as we can see in the following images.
That’s it; we have successfully connected our Hotmail account with Outlook 13 as we can see in the image below.
You can also check out the video below, describing on how to connect our Hotmail account with Outlook 13.
Posted on November 16, 2012, in Microsoft Office 2013 English, Outlook English 2013 and tagged Account Settings, Auto Account Setup, Choose Service, Configure Hotmail with Outlook 13, Exchange ActiveSync, Microsoft Office 13, Office Smart, Outlook 13, Smart Office. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on How To Configure Hotmail With Outlook 13.