How To Configure Office 365 on Android

How To Configure Office 365 on Android

Follow the steps below for how to configure Office 365 on Android.

App Drawer

Open the App Drawer, and then tap the Settings app.

Settings Menu

From the Settings menu, tap Add Account. (It may be located under Accounts & Sync.)

Email Type

Specify email type: click Corporate or maybe listed as Exchange ActiveSync.

Email address

Enter your email address and password, and then tap Next.

Enter Exchange Server Information

Domain: <the user’s domain> (i.e. If the user’s email address is, enter


Ensure that Use secure connection (SSL) and Accept all SSL certificates check boxes have been selected. Tap Next to verify settings.


Please wait, while your device verifies the server settings. If this steps fails double check server settings, retype password and try again.

IT Policy

If everything is correct, you will be asked to accept the IT policy for your company. Tap OK or you will not be able to sync mail.

Sync Options

Choose a syncing option and frequency, and then tap Next.

Account Name

Name your email account, and then tap Next.

IT Policy Activation

From here, you will be prompted to activate your company IT policy. Tap Activate or you will not be able to sync mail.



Once you complete these steps, you may open your Email app and mail will begin to download. This process will take a few minutes depending on your connecting speed and amount of data.