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If you can read your current EGR email via Round Cube or Flying Squirrelmail, these instructions are applicable.

1. Launch Outlook. When the Startup Wizard opens, click Next. If the Startup Wizard does not start automatically, click File > Info > Add Account to start it.

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2. To set up your email account through Outlook, select Yes and click Next.

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3. Check the Manually configure server settings checkbox (located in the lower left hand corner in the above screenshot) and click Next.

4. Fill in your user information as pictured below. Account type should be set to "IMAP". Incoming and outgoing servers are mail.egr.msu.edu.  Username and password are your Engineering credentials.  Click More Settings.

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5. Under the Outgoing Server tab, the checkbox for My outgoing server... should be checked, with Use same settings... selected.

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6. Under the Advanced tab, the Incoming Server should be set to port 993 with SSL, and Outgoing Server set to port 587 with TLS.

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7. Click OK and then Finish.  Your email account setup is now complete.

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