Get Help on Outlook

Applies to: Outlook 2016Outlook 2013

Microsoft Outlook

  • In Outlook 2013, press F1 on your keyboard, or select the question mark icon on the top right corner. Then type your question in the Search online help box.

  • In Outlook 2016, press F1 on your keyboard to type your question in the Search online help box, or enter your question directly in the Tell me box above the ribbon.  The Tell me box, also helps you go directly to some of the features that you’re looking for.

Outlook on the web

  • Go to this page to see help topics and an overview of the features.
  • You can also select the question mark icon on the top corner, and type your question in the Search Help and community box.

Outlook Web App in Office 365

  • Select the question mark icon on the top corner, and type your question in the Search Help and community box. Or select Help on the pane, and search for your question in the window that opens. 

Windows 10 Mail and Calendar apps

  • Select the Settings icon on the lower left corner of the app and then select Help > Open Help.