How do I set up my email in Outlook?


Setting up your e-mail in Outlook  is a fairly simple process. This FAQ is for users that do not have any e-mail accounts set up in their Outlook  application at all.

With your application open:

  1. Navigate to Preferences by going to Outlook > Preferences as shown:

  2. Select the Accounts button.

  3. Click on Add Email Account.

  4. Enter your email in the box that appears, then select Continue
    • PLC Staff - 
    • PLC Students - 
    • Scotch Staff - 
    • Scotch Students - 

  5. Select Exchange Account.
  6. Enter your details into the boxes that appear, then select Add Account.
    • Email Address - As above
    • Username (User ID) - Either your student number of staff login
    • Password
    • In the server field for Scotch type in
    • In the server field for PLC type in
  7. Click Done to complete the set up of the account. 
  8. Give Outlook  a few minutes to populate your inbox and connect to the network. You will know your account has been successfully created when a Green Dot appears next to your Account Name.



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