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    Default Setting up email

    This post may be in the wrong place but I am not sure where it should go. I just bought a brand new imac and am confused about setting up email using the mail app. I have an outlook email account that is set up as an exchange account on both my iphone and ipad. When I tried to set it up like this on my imac I was prompted to enter the server location. I was unable to find this anywhere so I went ahead and set it up as a pop account. Now when I delete an email it stays on my iphone and ipad. Is there anyway to set this up my outlook account as an exchange account on my imac? Please??
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    Default Re: Setting up email

    You cannot setup Outlook mail using the exchange setup in OS X. Unless something has changed, MS only allows Exchange ActiveSync on mobile devices, excluding laptops.
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    Set it up as IMAP. The Outlook.com support site has complete directions to do it.

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