Setting up Windows Live on Outlook 2010

Step 1:

Open Microsoft Outlook 2010

 

Step 2:

Click the Next > button.

Click Next

 

Step 3:

Mark the radio button in front of Yes.

Then, click the Next > button.

Yes, then next

 

Step 4:

Click the E-mail Account radio button.

Then, enter the following information:

  • Your Name: Enter the name you wish people to see when sending them mail.
  • E-mail Address: Enter your full @valdosta.edu e-mail address.
  • Password/Retype Password: Type the password associated with your Windows Live e-mail account.

Finally, click the Next > button.

Enter Account Information

 

Step 5:

Outlook 2010 will begin to Configure your account.

Then, it will ask you to type in your User name and Password (Make sure your username is your full @valdosta.edu e-mail address).

Finally, click the OK button.

Enter account information

 

Step 6:

Once the account is done configuring, click the Finish button.

Click Finish

 

Congratulations! You have successfully setup your VSU e-mail account in Microsoft Outlook 2010. If you encounter any issues while following these steps, feel free to e-mail us at the Helpdesk or call us at (229) 245-4357.

Please note that our work request system can only accept emails sent from a VSU email address.