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Connect Android to Office 365

Use the following guide to connect your Android device to your Office 365 account. This guide assumes Android v4.x.x or above but will be similar for older versions.

Adding email account to Android device

  1. Open SETTINGS

  2. Scroll down to the Accounts section and click on ADD ACCOUNT

  3. Click on CORPORATE (or EXCHANGE)

  4. The new window will ask for the following settings. Enter as indicated:
    Email: [Your full email address]
    Password: [Your email password]

  5. Click on MANUAL SETUP

  6. Click on EXCHANGE.

  7. The next screen will ask for the following settings. Enter as indicated:
    Username: [Your full email address]
    Password: [Your email password]
    Server: outlook.office365.com
    Port: 443
    Security type: SSL/TLS

  8. Click NEXT

  9. The system may take a minute or two depending on your internet connection to verify your details. If you get a message saying it was unable to verify your details go back and re-check all your settings and re-enter your password remembering passwords are case sensitive.

  10. After your account is verified you may see a message about Remote Security Administration - click OK

  11. The next screen gives you the ability to toggle on/off various services including: mail, contacts, calendars and related connection settings - adjust as needed.

  12. Click NEXT

  13. You will then get a confirmation message and the option to give the account a name (optional)

  14. Click NEXT

  15. You may receive a device security/administrator message - click ACTIVATE (or OK)

  16. Close Settings

Your email account should now be connected depending on what services you enabled in step 11. Note it can take up to 30 mins or more for your account to sync depending on your internet connection speed.