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Set Up Outlook 2010 or 2013

Set up Outlook 2010 or 2013 for use with UBmail Powered by Exchange. You must be a faculty or staff member and your email must be on UBmail Powered by Exchange.

Set Up Outlook 2010 or 2013

1.  Open Outlook 2010 or Outlook 2013.

  • If the Microsoft Outlook Startup wizard displays automatically, on the first page of the wizard click Next. Then, on the E-mail Accounts page of the wizard, click Next again to set up an email account.
  • If the Microsoft Outlook Startup wizard doesn't appear, on the Outlook toolbar click the File tab. Then, just above the Account Settings button, click Add Account.

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2.  On the Auto Account Setup page, Outlook may try to automatically fill in the Your Name and E-mail Address settings based on how you're logged on to your computer.

  • If the settings are filled in and they're correct, click Next to have Outlook finish setting up your account.
  • If the settings aren't filled in or aren't correct, fill in you first and last name as you want it to appear on email messages you send.
    • Your email address is your UBITName@buffalo.edu           
    • Your password, which you need to enter twice, is your UBIT Password.

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3.  Click Next on the Auto Account Setup page of the wizard. Outlook performs an autodiscover to find your Exchange email server settings.

4.  Enter ad\ immediately followed by your UBITName in the User name field. For instance, if your UBITName is jdoe, you would enter ad\jdoe. Enter your UBIT Password in the Password field. Click OK.

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5.  You may be required to log on to the Exchange server once your mailbox is discovered. If so,enter ad\ followed by your UBITName in the User name field and your UBIT Password in the password field.

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6.  If Outlook is able to set up your account, you'll see the following: Your e-mail account is successfully configured. Click Finish.

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