Setting Up an Office 365 Email Account on an Android Device

Access your email anytime, even on the go.

This article will show you how to set up a Microsoft Office 365 email account on your Android smartphone or tablet for the first time. Setting up an email account is described using the Samsung GALAXY S6 model with Android 6.0.1 as an example. It also explains how to add an additional email account.

Setting Up an Email Account in the Email App

  • Open the Email app.

  • Tap Add new account.

  • Enter the email address and password associated with your account and then tap Sign in.

  • Select Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync as the account type.

The email account is now set up. You can now send and receive emails using the Email app.

 

Setting Up an Additional Email Account in the Email App

  • Open the Email app.

  • To open the app's settings, tap More > Settings.

  • Tap Add account to set up the email account. Then tap Add new account.

  • Enter the email address and password associated with your account and then tap Sign in.

  • Select Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync as the account type.

The email account is now set up. You can now send and receive emails using the Email app.