Automatically Set Up an Email Account in Microsoft Outlook 2016

For 1&1 IONOS Mail Basic Accounts in Microsoft Outlook 2016

As a 1&1 IONOS customer, you can create a new email account and apply the necessary settings completely automatically in Microsoft Outlook 2016. To do this, proceed as follows:

  • Open Microsoft Outlook 2016. 
  • Click File. Under Account Information, click the Add account button.
  • In the following window, enter Your Name (which appears next to your email address on outgoing emails), the Email Address, the password, and the retyped password.
  • Click Next.
  • If necessary, confirm any additional prompts until you receive the message that the process has been completed successfully.
  • Click Finish.

Your email account is now set up. You can now access and manage your emails with Outlook.

Please Note

If you encounter any problems during the automatic configuration, you can alternatively set up your email account manually. You can find the instructions in the article Manually Setting Up an Email Account in Microsoft Outlook.