Configuring Outlook SMTP

Written by Anna
Updated 9 months ago

Prerequisites:

- Admin Access

- Cloud shell

By default SMTP access on outlook is disabled for every account. In this article we'll run you through enabling SMTP for your account.

Instructions 

Step 1: Navigate to admin.microsoft.com/#/users

Step 2: Select the user you want to enable SMTP for.

A sidebar should open up revealing the information of the user.

Step 3: Press the Mail tab

Step 4: On the Mail tab press Manage email apps

Step 5: Turn on SMTP AUTH protocol for your organization

Navigate to https://admin.exchange.microsoft.com/#/settings

Look for the option Mail Flow

Ensure the checkbox for "Turn off SMTP AUTH protocol for your organization" is ticked OFF

Step 6: Generate an app password for the mailbox you would like to send emails from.

Generate App Password

Ensure the app password has permissions on the mail resource.

Step 7: Fill in your details on Bizzey

Address: yourdomain.com

Domain: smtp.office365.com

Username: <youremail>@yourdomain.com

Password: *********

Auth type: login

SSL type: TLS

Port: 587

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