How to Manually Add an Account in Outlook 2013


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Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account manually

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 w...

Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account manually
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Adding an IMAP, Exchange, or POP account manually provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Jess Stratton as part of the Outlook 2013 Essential Training

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Business Education + Elearning
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