NOTE- there are multiple ways to add an email account to Outlook. This article describes using the Outlook Auto-connect wizard for a first time account setup.
1. If you have not already done so, launch Outlook. The icon displays an 'O' and an envelope:
2. Outlook Auto-connect wizard will open. Enter your credentials: email@example.com. Click Connect to add your email account.
3. Auto-connect is successful when you see the Outlook prompt below:
NOTE-You have the option to select Setup Outlook Mobile on my phone, too. If you choose to do so, check the box. Outlook will redirect you to a mobile website. Enter your phone number, and Outlook will text a link to setup Outlook on your mobile phone.