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Set up my email account

Now that you’ve downloaded and installed Office 365 from GoDaddy, you’re ready to set up your first email account. Watch the video and follow the procedure below.

  1. Find the receipt of your purchase in your email inbox, and click Get Started.
    Click Get Started
  2. On your My Products page, next to Email & Office, click Manage.
    Click Manage
  3. Select the domain you want to use, and click Continue.

    To set up email account on a domain registered with another another nameserver or company, select A domain not in my GoDaddy account, and enter the domain name you want to use. Follow the steps to set up your email on an external domain.

    Choose your domain.

    If you have a Workspace email account already set up on this domain, you'll receive an Existing Email notice. Click Continue and follow these instructions to switch your domain's email service to Office 365.

  4. On the Create new email account page, enter the following fields:
    Field Do this
    Username Enter a username (to appear before the @ sign).
    First name Enter the user's first name.
    Last name Enter the user's last name.
    Account type Select the type of Office 365 account you want to use. This option appears only when you have different account types available.
    Administrator Permissions Select Yes to assign admin permissions to this account. It is a good idea to set up your first email account as an admin so you can manage your account. This option appears only when you have multiple users to set up on the same account.
    Create a password Enter the password for this account.
    Confirm password Enter the password again to confirm it's correct.
    Alternate email for notifications Enter an email address where you would like user account notifications sent.
  5. Click Create.

You’ll receive an email account creation confirmation at the notification email address you provide.

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