Set Up Outlook 2016 on Mac

Follow the steps below to configure Outlook 2016 to connect to your LSE email.

1. Open Outlook 2016 from the Dock or press cmd+Space and start typing “outlook”

2. Click Outlook | Preferences…  or press cmd+,

3. Click Accounts

Adding an account

4. Click Exchange or Office 365

5. In the E-mail address: box type your LSE email address

6. In the Method dropdown list select User Name and Password

7. In the User name: box type LSE\your LSE username

For example: if your name is Joe Bloggs and your LSE username is BLOGGSJ, type LSE\BLOGGSJ

8. In the Password: box type your LSE Network Password

9. Click Add Account

Account information

You will now see a message beginning “Outlook was redirected to the server…”

10. Tick the Always use my response for this server box, then click Allow

A confirmation of your settings will appear

11. Close this window and start using Outlook

You may need to wait several minutes for Outlook 2016 to download your email, and synchronise contacts and calendars.

If the download does not start automatically, you may need to Quit or press cmd+Q and reopen Outlook 2016.