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Visit: Learning Resource Center (LRC) 120

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Mac Mail Setup

Configuring Mac Mail for Office 365

New Account Setup

If you haven't checked your mail with Mac Mail before, open the program and click the Mail menu, then choose "Add Account..."

Mail Menu

Mac Mail will ask you what type of mail account you have. Select Exchange and click Continue.

Account Selection window

Enter your name, your full email address, and your password. Then click Continue.

Credentials window

Mac Mail will attempt to connect to the exchange server. If all goes well, your next screen should look like this:

Account Summary Window

Choose which items you'd like to sync, and click Done.

Sync window

Your mail account is now set up!

Existing Account Migration

If you are already using Mac Mail with your Butte College email account, you must remove your account and re-create it:

  1. Go to the Mail menu, choose "Accounts..."
  2. Select your Butte College mail account from the left pane
  3. Click the minus sign at the bottom left
  4. Confirm that you'd like to delete the account
  5. Begin with the New Account Setup instructions at the top of this page


If you notice missing items, have troubles logging in, or have other issues, please contact the helpdesk at and use Outlook Web App until we are able to assist you.

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