How to configure Deakin email/calendar in Outlook 2011 (Mac OS X)
Note: these instructions assume you have already installed Office 2011 on your Mac computer, and have an active internet connection.
1. Open Outlook 2011 by selecting Applications > Microsoft Office 2011 > Microsoft Outlook.
2. If this is the first time you have opened Outlook 2011, the Welcome to Outlook window will open. Click Add Account.
- If you have previously opened Outlook, click Outlook in the menu bar and then select Preferences.
- Select Accounts in the Outlook Preferences window.
3. Click the Exchange Account button in the Accounts window.
4. Enter your Exchange account information, then click Add Account.
- Your Email address:
- Staff - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Student - email@example.com
- Method - User Name and Password
- Your User name - exactly the same as the email address you entered
- Your Deakin password
5. Change the Account Description to Deakin.
Warning: Your computer may "hang" with the spinning pinwheel when changing the Account description - do not panic, give it a few minutes.
6. The Accounts window can now be closed.
The configuration is now complete. Your email and other Exchange data will start downloading.
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