UCS: Outlook 2013 and ActiveSync

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Outlook 2013

The following instructions will assist UCS users in setting up ActiveSync to use with their Outlook 2013 client. 


Outlook 2013


  1. Open Control Panel
  2. Select Mail in "Large Icons View"
  3. Select Show Profiles
  4. Select Add Profile
  5. Create New Profile named "UCS_AS"
  6. Select Ok
  7. Select Manual Setup
  8. Click Next
  9. Select "Outlook.com or Exchange ActiveSync compatible service"
  10. Fill out the information fields using information below:
    1. Email Address: Penn State Email Address
    2. Mail Server: ucs.psu.edu
    3. UserName: Penn State Access Account username
    4. Password: Penn State Password
  11. Click Next
  12. Click Close on the "Test Account Settings"
  13. Click Finish
  14. If using more than one outlook profile, then select "Prompt for a profile to be used"
  15. Click Ok

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