To send and receive your email in Outlook, you’ll first need to add your email account to Outlook.
Add a new account quickly
Most email accounts, including Office 365, Exchange server accounts, Outlook.com, Hotmail.com, and Live.com accounts can be set up in a few quick steps.
- Type your email address > Continue.
- Type your password > Add Account. (Your screen might look different from this one depending on the account you’re adding.)
- If adding a Gmail, Yahoo, or other IMAP or POP account, you might be taken to those sites and asked to allow Outlook to access your mail, contacts, and calendars. Click Allow to continue.
- Select Done to start using Outlook 2016 for Mac.