Manually configure Outlook 2007 for email hosted on Exchange 2010

The following article will get your Microsoft Exchange 2010 mailbox set up with your Microsoft Outlook 2007 email client. The steps below will get you started: 

1. Click the Windows Start button, select Control Panel, then select the Mail icon.


Note: Depending on what version of Windows you're running, you may need to switch to Classic view to find the mail icon or it may state 32-Bit.

2. Select Show Profiles, click Add, enter a name for this profile and select OK.


3. Select Manually configure server settings or additional server types and click Next.


4. Select Microsoft Exchange and click Next.


5. Type outlook in the Microsoft Exchange server address field and select Use Cached Exchange Mode. In the User Name field, enter enter your entire email address and then select "More Settings."


6. Next, select the Connection tab and select Connect to Microsoft Exchangeusing HTTP. Select Exchange Proxy Settings, enter the Proxy Server address from the Outlook 2010 setup guide.


7. Next, enter "" in the Proxy Server address. Select both On fast networks and On slow networks. Under Proxy authentication settings, select Basic Authentication.


8. Click Ok, ApplyOk again, then select the Check Name box in the Connect window. Type the password and select OK.

Note: You may receive a pop-up asking you to select your mailbox from a list. Select your mailbox and click OK. 

9. Your name will then be highlighted and a line will appear under the username field which indicates your profile has been configured. Select Next, Finish, and open up Outlook.

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