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How do I set up or configure my Outlook for VolMail/Live@edu?

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Outlook 2003

Volmail cannot be configured as an Exchange account for Outlook 2003.  Directions for configuring Outlook 2003 for IMAP/POP are located at

Outlook 2007 or 2010

Click on your computer's Start button.

Go to your Control Panel

Click the Mail icon

Choose Show Profiles


Click Add


Type in a profile name and click OK


In the Your Name field type your name.

In the E-mail Address field type 
**NOTE: In some cases, you may need to enter for Outlook to configure properly.

In the Password and Confirm Password blanks, type your Netid/Volmail password.

After all fields are complete, click Next

Your screen may look something like this as it confirms settings.


When the Mail Application window comes up, login with your entire email address and password.

When all settings have been verified, click Finish

If you have any problems setting up Outlook using the autodiscover settings listed here, please contact the OIT Helpdesk at 974-9900 or visit our Service Center in The Commons at Hodges Library.

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