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ProtonMail Bridge

The ProtonMail Bridge is an application that runs on your computer in the background and seamlessly encrypts and decrypts your mail as it enters and leaves your computer. It allows for full integration of your ProtonMail account with any program that supports IMAP and SMTP such as Microsoft Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird and Apple Mail.

Before you configure Outlook to use ProtonMail, you must first download and install the Bridge on your computer.

ProtonMail is an end-to-end encrypted email service founded in 2013 in Geneva, Switzerland by scientists who met at the CERN research facility. ProtonMail uses client-side encryption to protect email content and user data before they are sent to ProtonMail servers, unlike other common email providers such as Gmail and Outlook.com.The service can be accessed through a webmail client, the Tor. The ProtonMail Bridge is an application that runs on your computer in the background and seamlessly encrypts and decrypts your mail as it enters and leaves your computer. ProtonMail Bridge is a standalone program for Windows, Linux and Macintosh devices to integrate ProtonMail accounts into desktop email clients. Download manager for microsoft windows and mac os xp. The client runs in the background on the system to encrypt and decrypt emails for use in third-party clients.

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Outlook 2019 (macOS)

You can watch our video on how to configure your account in Outlook 2019 for macOS here:

You can also follow the steps to configure your account with Outlook 2019 for macOS outlined below:

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Configuration Guide

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  1. 1. Open Outlook
  2. 2. Add Account
  3. 3. Manual Setup 1
  4. 4. Manual Setup 2
  5. 5. Manual Setup 3
  6. 6. Manual Setup 4
  7. 7. IMAP details 1
  8. 8. IMAP details 2
  9. 9. Advanced
  10. 10. Addresses
  11. 11. Success!
First open Outlook at your side so the below window is displayed.
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The password generated by the Bridge app can be found by by clicking on Mailbox configuration under your account username.
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You will be asked to enter your Bridge password twice (for IMAP and SMTP). Note: The password you must use is automatically generated from the bridge. Do not use your Login or Mailbox password.
After adding your account, you need to navigate to Tools Accounts Advanced, select Folders and check the option under Sent to 'Don't store a copy of the sent messages' and click on OK.
Note: In separate addresses mode every IMAP account that you set up with the Bridge is address-specific, and will only be able to send/receive emails from the address it is set up with. You can add any number of addresses to Outlook but wait for one address to download before adding another.
Note: In combined address mode Outlook has no way to add the other addresses to send with.
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ProtonMail Bridge

The ProtonMail Bridge is an application that runs on your computer in the background and seamlessly encrypts and decrypts your mail as it enters and leaves your computer. It allows for full integration of your ProtonMail account with any program that supports IMAP and SMTP such as Microsoft Outlook, Mozilla Thunderbird and Apple Mail.

Before you configure Outlook to use ProtonMail, you must first download and install the Bridge on your computer.

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Outlook 2016 (macOS)

Configuring the Bridge to work with Outlook 2016 for macOS can be done in a few steps, outlined below:

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Navigation
  1. 1. Accounts
  2. 2. Other Email
  3. 3. Add Account
  4. 4. Accounts
  5. 5. Advanced
  6. 6. More Options
  7. 7. Folders
  8. 8. Drafts / Fetching
  9. 9. Junk
  10. 10. Addresses 1
  11. 11. Addresses 2
  12. 12. Success!
To configure the bridge with Outlook 2016, first open the application and navigate to the Tools tab, then click the Accounts button in the upper left.
Click the Plus icon in the bottom left and choose New Account...
Enter your email address.

Choose IMAP/POP.
Enter all of the details from the bridge that you got earlier. Note: The password you must use is automatically generated from the bridge. Do not use your Login or Mailbox password.
The password generated by the Bridge app can be found by by clicking on Mailbox configuration under your account username.
When everything is added, click Add Account
Outlook requires configuring your draft settings manually. Click the Tools menu (top of the screen) and select Accounts.
Click your account and then the Advanced button at the bottom.
Click More Options... Select Use Incoming Server Info from the Authentication dropdown.

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Click the Folders tab at the top of the screen and locate the Drafts section. Make sure that drafts are kept 'On My Computer' as seen in the screenshot.
Note: Drafts are saved on your local device only. If you create a draft in Outlook on your laptop it will only be saved and accessible on that device. Your newly added account will fetch your emails within 5 minutes. You can send emails without any delay. You can now proceed with configuring your Account settings on the next slide.
If you would like to disable your client spam filters and rely soley on your ProtonMail spam filters make sure the Safe Senders and Blocked Senders lists are empty.
However, keeping your client’s spam filters enabled will offer the advantage of additional spam filtering that is able to utilize the text of all of your messages and will add detected spam senders to your ProtonMail blacklist.
Note: In separate addresses mode every IMAP account that you set up with the Bridge is address-specific, and will only be able to send/receive emails from the address it is set up with. You can add any number of addresses to Outlook but wait for one address to download before adding another.

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Note: In combined address mode Outlook has no way to add the other addresses to send with.
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