Add a new account quickly:

  1. Select Outlook > Preferences > Account.

  2. Click the plus (+) sign > New Account.

  3. Type your email address > Continue.

    The first screen you see asks you to enter your email address

  4. Type your password > Add Account. (Your screen might look different from this one depending on the account you're adding.)

    Enter your password for your outlook.com account

  5. Select Done to start using Outlook 2016 for Mac.

    Confirmation when an email account has been added successfully