Create a new e-mail profile

An email profile is made up of e-mail accounts, data files, and information about where your email is stored.

Add a profile

  1. Select the Windows icon, type Control Panel in the search box and select it.

  2. In Control Panel, search Mail, and select it.

  3. The Mail icon won't appear unless you have Outlook installed and have run the program at least once.

    The Mail Setup dialog box opens.

    The mail dialog in Control panel

  4. Click Show Profiles.

  5. Click Add.

  6. Type a name for the profile, and then click OK.

    New Profile dialog

  7. Add an e-mail account to use in your profile by following the directions on your screen.

For more info on email profiles, see Overview of Outlook email profiles.

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