Email and Calendar Setup for Students on Outlook 2013 on Windows 8 or WindowsRT
Follow these instructions to configure Microsoft Outlook to access your University email and sync your Calendar. Please note – the instructions are purely for configuration of Microsoft Outlook 2013 to connect to student email on the new server.
Click on the start (Windows icon) button and go to Control Panel and then click on Mail.
Next click on the E-mail Accounts button.
Then click on the New... button.
Fill in your details.
Your Username is your firstname.lastname@example.org . for example email@example.com
Your Password is your email password
You will be prompted to accept a security warning. It is safe to click yes.
Now click Finish
You will be prompted to accept a security warning again. It is safe to click yes.
You can now load the Outlook application.
You will need to enter your email address and password again once you load outlook for the first time.
Setup is now complete and email and calendar should begin to sync.
You should see mail in your Oulook app.
The calendar option in Outlook should contain your University calendar entries.