Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account manually, part of Outlook 2013 Essential Training.
Sometimes when you try to add an account automatically, it just doesn't work.…This doesn't mean it's necessarily broken, it could just mean that Outlook…doesn't recognize the settings to auto fill them for you.…It could also be that you're trying to add a POP3 account for your home or…personal email and Outlook doesn't recognize the email address.…But in cases like these, we can simply add the account manually.…Now there are a few things you have to have ready.…You need to have your Email Address, your Email Password, the POP3 Incoming Mail…Server or IMAP that you're trying to connect to, the SMTP Outgoing Mail Server…and then you need to know whether you have to use SSL with those connections and…whether you need to specify Outgoing Mail Authentication, which a lot of mail…service providers do now to prevent spam.…
Once you've got those ready, we can add the account by going to File>Add Account.…Now instead of putting all these information in, which we know isn't going to…work anyway, come right down here and choose Manual set up or additional server…
- Exploring the Ribbon
- Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account automatically
- Connecting to iCloud or SkyDrive
- Saving attachments
- Searching mail
- Flagging messages
- Using mail rules to process messages
- Replying to and forwarding a message
- Adding signatures
- Creating new contacts
- Creating and responding to meeting invitations
- Setting up advanced options
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: Why is this course talking about SkyDrive cloud storage instead of OneDrive?
A: Microsoft renamed SkyDrive to OneDrive after the course was filmed, but happily, the features and functionality described in this course remain the same.
1. Getting Started
2. Adding and Connecting Accounts
3. Reading Mail
4. Organizing Mail
5. Creating and Sending Mail
6. Creating and Working with Contacts
7. Working with the Calendar
8. Creating Tasks and Notes
9. Working with Outlook Data
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