Set up Office 365 email on iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch – Outlook App

Top tip: If your mailbox has recently been migrated to Office 365 – please first delete your existing email account before following the instructions below.

  1. Open Outlook for iOS. The icon looks like this:

    iOS Outlook app

    If you don't have it yet, download it from the Apple Store.

    Note:  Available for iOS devices using iOS 9.0 or higher.

  2. Go to Settings > Add Account > Add Email Account.

    Note: First time using Outlook for iOS? Just tap Get Started.

    Outlook app settings

    Tap Add Account

  3. Type your full email address, then tap Add Account.

    Note: If you're asked to select your email provider, you may have to set up your email as an IMAP account.

    Enter your email address

  4. Enter your email account password and tap Sign In.

    Note: Have 2-step verification? Get detailed steps on how to set up an Office 365 email account with 2-step verification.

    Enter your password

  5. Tap Yes or Allow to give Outlook permission to sync calendar, contacts, etc.

    Allow permissions.

  6. You're now ready to use Outlook for iOS!