Learn how to setup your Shaw email account through Outlook 2016 via Exchange/ActiveSync. You can also set up your Shaw email via IMAP, with Outlook 2016. While the preferred setup method for Outlook 2016 is ActiveSync/Exchange, there can be issues - in these cases, IMAP is the preferred email setup method.
For more information on the differences between IMAP and POP, please see the following article: Email server settings: POP and IMAP
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To set up your Shaw email in Outlook 2016 to send and receive emails using an Exchange Server:
Related: Alternative POP and IMAP Settings
Did You Know?
When it is compatible, Microsoft Exchange (ActiveSync) is a convenient way to setup your email and is recommended as it is the best option for users looking to check mail worldwide and from different computers/devices. Otherwise we recommend the IMAP setup method.