UACES Facebook O365 Setup - Android Device

Office 365 Email Setup - Android Device

TIP   The appearance of your Android may vary so use these steps as a guide or consult the manufacturer's help for your particular device.

Outlook app Use the Outlook for Android app

Android mail app Use the built-in Android mail app

NOTE   Outlook for Android requires a device running Android 4.0 or later.

View these steps in a video. Click to go to the video

  1. Download the Outlook for Android app from the Google Play store if you haven't installed it yet.

    If you already have it installed, open it and then depending on your device, tap the navigation control at the bottom of your Android, or tap More > Settings > Add Account.

  2. Tap Office 365 if you have a work or school account in Office 365 for business.

    Select Office 365
  3. Enter your full email address, for example username@uaex.edu, type your password, and then tap Sign in.

    NOTE   If you previously selected Exchange to set up your account you may receive a message about security upgrades and you need to re-sign in. Follow the prompts and sign in with your full email address and password.

    Outlook for Android then starts syncing the account.

  4. To view your calendar, files, or contacts from the app, tap More More icon.

    Navigation Control Bar
  5. To learn more about using Outlook for Android, tap the navigation control at the bottom of your device, or tap Menu >Help. Or, see Frequently asked questions about Outlook for iOS and Android.

You can have more than one account in Outlook for Android. Select the type of account you want to add and follow those steps.

Delete an account
  1. Depending on your device, tap the navigation control at the bottom of your device, or tap More > Settings.

  2. Tap the account you want to delete.

  3. Select Remove Account from Device and Remote.

View these steps in a video. Click to go to the video

  1. Tap Settings > Accounts > Add account > Email. This application might be named Mail on some versions of Android.

    Add Account Dialog
  2. Type your full email address, for example username@uaex.edu, type your password, and then tap Next.

  3. Select the Exchange option.

  4. Once the device verifies the server settings, the Account Options page opens. Accept the defaults or select the options for how you want to receive and send your mail, and then tap Next. (You may need to scroll down to see Next.)

  5. On the Set up email page you can change the name of your account. When you're finished tap Done.

If your device can't connect make sure you typed your email address and password correctly and try again. If you still can't connect try setting it up manually following the steps below.

Manual set up
  1. Tap Settings > Accounts > Add account > Email. This application might be named Mail on some versions of Android.

    Add Account Dialog
  2. Type your full email address, for example username@uaex.edu, type your password, and then tap Next.

  3. Select Manual.

  4. Review the settings on the Exchange server settings page and update if necessary.

    • Email    Make sure your full email address is in this box, for example, username@uaex.edu.

    • Domain\Username    Type your full email address in this box, for example, username@uaex.edu. If Domain and Username are separate text boxes in your version of Android, leave the Domain box empty, and type your full email address in the Username box.

    • Password    Use the password that you use to access your account.

    • Exchange Server    The server name for Office 365 for business is outlook.office365.com.

    • Make sure the Use secure connections (SSL)    box is checked.

      Exchange Server Settings Login
  5. Tap Done.

  6. Accept the defaults or make changes for how you want your account to sync on your device. When you're finished, swipe to the bottom and tap Next.

  7. On the Set up email page you can change the name of your account. When you're finished tap Done.