University of Oregon

Microsoft Outlook 2013 for Windows



  • If you are using Outlook in conjunction with Microsoft Exchange, as is the case with many faculty and staff, please contact your local IT support for configuration directions.
  • If you are using a Mac or computer running OS X please see Configuring Microsoft Outlook 2011 and 2016 for Mac.

When using Outlook 2013 for the first time follow the directions below:

  1. On the first screen that appears click Next
  2. Select Yes to set up Outlook to connect to an email account and click Next
  3. Select E-Mail Account then fill in your NameEmail, and Password and click Next
  4. A Windows Security window will pop up. Enter your Password, check the box to remember your credentials, and click OK
  5. Select 'Don't ask me about this website again' and click Allow
  6. Once the configuration completes click Finish

After testing the connection Outlook should default to your inbox and all online folder should be accessible. 

Manual setup if you have previously configured Outlook

If you have already set up an account in Outlook, follow these steps to setup an additional account:

  1. Open Outlook
  2. From the File menu, select Account and Social Network Settings then Account Settings
  3. In the window that pops up select New...
  4. Follow the relevant steps above to setup another email account

For further assistance please contact the Technology Service Desk.