To enable 2-step verification:

  1. Go to My Apple ID.

  2. Select Manage your Apple ID and sign in.

  3. Select Password and Security.

  4. Under Two-Step Verification, select Get Started and follow the onscreen instructions.

Once you've enabled 2 -step verification for your iCloud account, you have to generate an app-specific password to add your account to the Outlook app.

  • Select Password and Security.

  • Click Generate an App-Specific Password (a new app password is generated).

  • Open the Outlook app and enter the new app password when adding your account.

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