How to set up Office 365 email on iPhone or iPad using the Outlook App

A simple and easy way to get your Office 365 email on your iPhone or iPad is to install the Microsoft Outlook app.

Here is a guide:


Open the Outlook for iOS app which looks like this:

If you do not have the Outlook iOS app installed, you can download it from the Apple Store here: Outlook iOS App

Note:  Available for iOS devices using iOS 10.0 or higher


First time using Outlook for iOS? Just tap Get Started.  If not, tap the menu icon the upper left corner.

Tap Settings  > Add Account > Add Email Account


Type your full email address, then tap Add Account

Note: If you are asked to select your email provider, you may have to set up your email account manually using Exchange or IMAP/POP


Enter your email account password and tap Sign In

Note: The sign in screen may look different for you depending on your email provider


If 2-step verification for Office 365 is enabled, verify yourself using the method you set up (6 digit code, phone call, or using the Microsoft Authenticator app.)


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

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