New boy starting outlook

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This is probably a very simple question


I vave just paid for 365 and I need to access Outlook on my PC but I cannot find out how to do it


Could someone expain in very simple terms how to do it


I presume I have to down load Outlook on to my PC but how

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best response confirmed by keggieman (Copper Contributor)

Hi @keggieman,

you need to log in to and install the Microsoft 365 apps (Outlook in this case), here is how you can do that:

1. Sign in to Your Microsoft Account:
- Open your web browser and go to the Microsoft 365 sign-in page:
- Sign in with the Microsoft credentials that you have for your Microsoft 365 subscription. 

2. Download and Install Outlook:
- Once signed in, click on the "Install Apps" option.
- Select "Install Office" from the dropdown menu.
- This will download the Office installer to your PC.



3. Run the Office Installer:
- Locate the downloaded installer file (usually in your computer's Downloads folder) and run it.
- Follow the on-screen instructions to install the Microsoft 365 suite, which includes Outlook.

4. Configure Outlook:
- After installation, open Outlook from your PC's Start menu.
- Outlook will prompt you to set up your email account. Enter your email address and password associated with your Microsoft 365 subscription (the credentials you used for logging in into
- Follow the setup wizard's instructions to configure your email account. Outlook should automatically detect your settings for Microsoft 365.

Set up and use Outlook - Microsoft Support

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