University of Oregon

Configuring Microsoft Outlook 2007

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First, configure Microsoft Outlook 2007 for incoming mail:

  1. Start Outlook
  2. From the "Tools" menu, select "Account Settings "
  3. Click the "New..." button
  4. Enter your name in the Your Name box
  5. In the "E-mail Address" box enter your email address
  6. (Optional) Enter your Duck ID password in the Password box
  7. Click the "Manually configure server settings or additional server types" check box
  8. Click the "Next >" button
  9. Select "Internet E-mail" and click the "Next >" button
  10. For Server Type select "IMAP"
  11. In the Incoming mail server box enter "imap.uoregon.edu"
  12. In the Outgoing server (SMTP) box enter "smtp.uoregon.edu"
  13. (Optional) In the Password box enter your Duck ID password
  14. Click the "More Settings..." button
  15. Click the "Advanced" tab
  16. Under "Incoming server (IMAP)" set "Use the following type of encrypted connection" to "SSL"
  17. Click the OK button

Next, configure Outlook to send mail:

  1. Start Outlook
  2. From the "Tools" menu, select "Account Settings "
  3. Select your account and click "Change..."
  4. Click the "More Settings..." button
  5. Click the "Advanced" tab
  6. Under "Outgoing server (SMTP)" set "Use the following type of encrypted connection" to "TLS"
  7. Click on the "Outgoing Server" tab
  8. Click the "My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication" check box
  9. Click the "OK" button
  10. Click the "Next >" button
  11. Click the "Finish" button
  12. Click the "Close" button

For additional assistance please contact our Technology Service Desk.

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