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Lehigh Office 365 Guide

Configure Lehigh Office 365 Account (Required)

Once your Lehigh Office 365 account has been created, configure your account in order to access all of the available features.

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In your web browser, navigate to the MS Office 365 site at Microsoft Office 365 Login where you will sign in with your full Lehigh email address and the temporary password you were given in the email.

Note: If you have trouble logging in with your temporary password please wait about 5-10 minutes and try again. Microsoft sometimes takes additional time to create your account and make it active.

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Sign in
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After logging in the first time, you will be required to immediately reset your password. For your security, this password should not be your regular Lehigh password.

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Reset Password
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You will be forwarded to the Office 365 main page. Click on the OneDrive button to proceed to the OneDrive page.

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Launch OneDrive
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With OneDrive, you can share files with other Lehigh Office 365 users, as well as Office 365 user outside of Lehigh. When a document is shared with another user, an e-mail notification is sent to the person with whom the file is shared.

When you launch OneDrive for the first time, uncheck "Let's Get Social" and click on "No Thanks."

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Disable Social
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Click "Shared With Me" in the left panel to see the list of files that others have shared with you.

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Shared With Me
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Now that you have created and finalized your Lehigh Office 365 account, you will be able to download and install Office 365 software to your computer or mobile device. Proceed to one of the following for instructions on downloading the software on your preferred device:

For additional help, please contact the LTS Help Desk at 610-758-4357 or helpdesk@lehigh.edu