How to configure Outlook 2007 using the Autoconnect method (Exchange 2010)

  • Synopsis

    This guide will show you how to configure Outlook 2007 with Exchange 2010 using the Autoconnect method.
  • Applicable to

    All hosted Exchange 2010 accounts.
  • Prerequisite

    • a hosted Exchange 2010 account
    • Outlook 2007
    • a configured A record
    • mailbox assigned to your user
  • How to

    1. On your desktop, go to Start » Control Panel.
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    2. Click on the Mail icon. 
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    With Vista, the Mail icon is located in the User Accounts folder.
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    1. Click on Show Profiles.
    2. Click on Add.
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    3. Enter a name for your new profile (e.g. Outlook or Plexhosted) and then click on OK.
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    4. In the Add New E-mail Account window, enter the following information:

    5. Your Name: type the name you wish others to see when they receive emails from you
      E-mail Address: type your e-mail address. It should be as follows: user@yourdomain-extention.plexhosted.net
      Password: type your email password
      Retype Password: retype your password
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    6. Click on Next.
    7. A window will appear. Check the box Don't ask me about this website again and then click on Allow.
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    8. Enter your regular email address and password.
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    9. Click on Finish.
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  • Keywords

    configure, Outlook 2007, Exchange 2010, autoconnect
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