Creating an Outlook.com Account

To create an Outlook.com account:

  1. Go to www.outlook.com
  2. Click Sign Up Now
  3. Complete the form and click Create Account?

Importing Your UQconnect Emails

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Before completing the steps below, you will need to log into your Outlook.com account by going to  www.outlook.com.

Step 1

  1. Click the Cog icon (located in the top-right corner of your screen)
  2. Click Options from the menu

Step 2

Click Import email accounts.

Step 3

Click Other Email Provider

Step 4

Type in your @uqconnect.net email address and password, then click Import.

Step 5

If you are presented with the following screen, enter outlook.office365.com in the IMAP email server field, then click Import.

Step 6

A message stating "We started importing ..." will appear. Click Close.

Step 7

Your UQconnect emails will now be imported into your Outlook.com account. On the left side of your screen, there will be a link titled "Imported j.smith@uqconnect.net" (where j.smith@uqconnect.net is your UQconnect email address). You can click on this link to view the imported emails from your UQconnect account.

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