Setup Autodiscover for Outlook 2007 while on the UAB domain

  1. Open Outlook 2007. If the Outlook 2007 Startup Wizard displays automatically, on the first page of the wizard, select Next.

  2. Then, on the E-mail Accounts page of the wizard, select Nextagain to set up an Email account.

  3. On the Auto Account Setup page, Outlook will try to automatically fill in Your Name and Email addresssettings based on how you’re logged on to your computer.

     

  4. After you select Next on the Auto Account Setuppage of the wizard, Outlook will perform an online search to find your email server settings.

     

  5. This is what you will see when it finds the information about your Account automatically. Select Next.

     

  6. You will now be able to select Finish and open Outlook.

 

Setup Outlook 2007 while NOT on the UAB domain

  1. Open Outlook 2007. The Startup Wizard will display automatically. On the first page of the wizard, select Next.

  2. On the E-mail Accounts page of the wizard, select Nextagain to setup the account.

  3. Finally, just above the Account Settings button, select Add Account. You will see the Auto Account setup page. You will need to enter information for the fields Your Name, Email address (i.e. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) and Password (BlazerID). Once all information has been entered, select Next.

NOTE: If you are not sure if you are on the UAB domain, please check out our FAQ on how to determine that.

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Initial set up:

If you are launching Outlook 2011 for the first time,  the "Welcome" screen will appear upon opening the application.

1. Set Outlook as the default application by checking the box next to "Make Outlook the default application for email, calendar, and contacts."

2. Select Add Account.

3. In the Accounts screen, select Exchange Account.

4. Fill out the appropriate Exchange account information (leave the "Configure Automatically" box checked ) and select Add Account.

 

5. A screen with your Exchange account information will appear for your review. Select  the red "X" button on the upper left-hand corner of that screen to continue to Outlook 2011.

Adding an account to a previously configured Outlook 2011 application:

1. Select Outlook from the top left of the Apple Menu bar after launching the application.

2. Select Preferences.

3. Select Accounts under Personal Settings from the Preferences menu.

4. Select the plus sign in the lower left-hand corner of the screen and select Exchange.

5. Fill out the appropriate Exchange account information (leave the "Configure Automatically" box checked ) and select Add Account.

 

6. A screen with your Exchange account information will appear for your review. Select  the red "X" button on the upper left-hand corner of that screen to continue to Outlook 2011.

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Setup Autodiscover for Outlook 2010 when you’re on the UAB domain.

  1. Open Outlook 2010. The Startup Wizard displays automatically. On the first page, select Next.
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  3. On the E-mail Accounts page of the wizard, select Next again to setup the account.
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  5. On the Auto Account Setup page, Outlook may try to automatically fill in Your Name and Email Address (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) settings based on how you’re logged on to your computer. Make sure the information is correct, and select Next.
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  7. After selecting Next on the Auto Account Setup page of the wizard, Outlook will perform an online search to find your email server settings. Select Finish.
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How To configure Outlook 2010 while NOT on the UAB domain

  1. Open Outlook 2010. The Startup Wizard displays automatically. On the first page, select Next.
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  3. On the E-mail Accounts page of the wizard, select Next again to setup the account.
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  5. Finally, just above the Account Settings button, click Add Account. You will see the Auto Account Setup page. You will need to type in the fields Your Name, E-mail address (i.e. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) and Password (BlazerID). Select Next.
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NOTE: If you are not sure if you are on the UAB domain, please check out our FAQ on how to determine that.

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