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Outlook 2011 – Connecting Live@UCL to Outlook 2011

1. Open Outlook 2011 and click on the Outlook tab on the top-left hand side of the menu bar and select Preferences.

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2. In the Personal Settings section. Click Accounts.

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3. In the Accounts window, select Exchange Account to create a new Exchange email account.

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4. Fill in the details for your UCL email account.

E-mail address – Your UCL email alias i.e leon@ucl.ac.uk

Method – Leave this on User Name and Password

User name – Your UCL user name i.e userid@live.ucl.ac.uk

Password – Your UCL password

Configure automatically – checked

Once you have entered all details similar to the diagram below, click Add Account.

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5. Outlook 2011 will now ask you to verify that you trust the autodiscover-s.outlook.com server. Check the ‘Always use my response for this server’ box and click Allow.

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6. Your UCL account should now be successfully connected to your Outlook 2011 email client.

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