Install required Outlook updates to connect to your mail server

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Microsoft Outlook won’t start because you need to install required updates. By installing the updates for Outlook, you’ll be able to get your latest email, send new messages, and keep your calendar information, contacts, tasks, and notes up to date. See your Microsoft Exchange or Office 365 administrator to find out which steps you need to take.

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