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Microsoft® Office® Professional 2013 Plain & Simple by Katherine Murray

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Launching Outlook 2013

When you install Office 2013, Setup places an Outlook 2013 icon on the Start screen (in Windows 8) or on the Start menu (in Windows 7). Starting Outlook is a simple matter of choosing it from the Start menu or clicking its icon on the Start screen. The first time Outlook starts (or if no Outlook user profile exists), you are prompted to set up an email account, and a wizard steps you through the process of connecting Outlook to your mailbox.

Start Outlook

  1. On the Windows 8 Start screen, click the Outlook 2013 icon.

    The first time you launch Outlook, the Welcome To Outlook 2013 screen appears. Click Next; Outlook asks you whether you want to add an email account.

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    When you first launch Outlook, the program will ...

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