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Outlook 2010 and 2013 Office 365 Configuration


If you found Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 wouldn't take Auto Discovery configuration, you may try the following manual setup in Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013 to connect Office 365 Email account.

Step 1:

In Add Account settings of Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013, click Manual setup or additional server types

Step 2:

Select Microsoft Exchange Server or compatible service, then click Next.

Step 3:

Enter the following in the corresponding fields:

When finished, click More Settings...

Note: Do not click the Check Name button at this step, or the configuration process will fail.

Step 4:

Click the Security tab.

Step 5:

Adjust the following settings:

  • Uncheck Encrypt data between Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Exchange

  • Choose Anonymous Authentication from the Logon network security drop-down menu.

Step 6:

In the Connection tab, check Connect to Microsoft Exchange using HTTP, then click Exchange Proxy Settings...

Step 7:

In the Use this URL to connect to my proxy server for Exchange field, enter outlook.office365.com

Step 8:

Check the Only connect to proxy servers that have this principal name on their certificate, then enter msstd: outlook.com in the associated text field.

Step 9:

Adjust the following settings:

  • Check the On fast networks, connect using HTTP first then connect using TCP/IP box.

  • Select Basic Authentication from the Use this authentication when connecting to my proxy server for Exchange drop-down menu.

Step 10:

Click OK.

Step 11:

Click OK.

Step 12:

Click Check Name.

Step 13:

An authentication prompt will appear. Enter your full email address and password, then click OK.

Step 14:

Click Next >

Note: For best practices with using cached exchange mode

Step 15:

Click Finish. Your account will be setup and you can begin using your Office 365 Email account in Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2013.

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