Published on September 1, 2016  


  1. Click the Start Button and select Outlook 2016. 
  2. Type in your Samford email address.
  3. Enter and confirm your Samford provided password
  4. Click "Next".  The Exchange server should find your account and complete the setup for you.


  1. Open Outlook.
  2. Go to the menu bar at the top of the screen and click Outlook.
  3. Now click Preferences. You should see the following window. (figure)
  4. Click on Accounts. You should now see this window appear. (figure)
  5. Click on Exchange Account. You should now see a window where you can enter in your information. (figure)
  6. Fill in the information above, replacing username with your Samford username. Once you click Add Account you should see a new account appear in the Accounts window. Close the Accounts window and you should see your email begin to appear in the Outlook window after a few moments.