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Setting up Outlook for Mac

The tutorial shows you how to set up Outlook for Mac for use with email, calendar, to-do list and address book.

Start Outlook.

The first time the program starts, it will run a tutorial to help you set up the program against UiO's e-mail and calendar service.

If you are already using Outlook, you can access the wizard by going to Preferences in Outlook.

1. Choose to create New Account... .

Screenshot Outlook Mac: Setting up a new account

2. In the wizard's first window, enter your e-mail address in the form username@uio.no. Then click Continue.

Screenshot Outlook Mac: Enter your email address in wizard

3. You will now be asked to manually set up Outlook against UiO's e-mail and calendar service. Select the authentication method to be Username and Password.

4. Enter your domain username in the form uio\username or username@uio.no.

5. Enter your UiO password.

6. In the field for Server (optional), enter mail.uio.no.

7. Finish by clicking Add Account

Screenshot Outlook Mac: Manual configuration

8. Check Always use my response for this server and click Allow for the server to configure the settings.

Screenshot Outlook Mac: Allow the server to configure my settings

9. Outlook has now been set up for UiO's e-mail and calendar service. Click the Done button to finish. If you want to set up Outlook against another e-mail and calendar services click Add Another Account.

Screenshot Outlook Mac: Completed configuring new account

Published May 19, 2021 1:37 PM - Last modified May 19, 2021 1:37 PM