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Outlook -- Adding or removing an account

Instructions for adding and deleting an account from Outlook desktop client

Adding an account

  1. Open Outlook Desktop client.
  2. Select File.
  3. Select Add Account.

    Outlook add account button

  4. Enter the email address of the account you want to add and click Connect.

    Outlook enter account name and click Connect

Deleting an account

  1. Open Outlook desktop client.
  2. Click Account Settings to display the menu.
  3. Select Account Settings.

    Outlook account settings menu

  4. A list of accounts will appear. Select the account you want to delete, then select Remove.

    OUtlook account settings list

  5. You'll see a message warning you that all offline cached content for this account will be deleted. This only affects content downloaded and stored on your computer. Select Yes to confirm.
If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.

Keywords:configure delete email address additional   Doc ID:91394
Owner:Deb M.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2019-04-28 17:50 CSTUpdated:2019-04-28 17:53 CST
Sites:UW Platteville
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