How to Configure an Office 365 Exchange Email Account on Android

Update 5/19/2015: Since I posted this article back in 2013, Google has made some changes in the email department. In Android Lollipop, you now set up your Exchange email accounts in Gmail. Below you will find a video tutorial on how to set up your Office 365 exchange account in Gmail. If you aren’t running Android Lollipop please follow the instructions below this video.


It can be a little confusing to set up Office 365 Exchange email account on an Android device. Here are the steps to set up your email account.

Step One: Go to Settings > Add account

Add Account

Step Two: Add Email Account


Add Email Account :

Step Three: Select Exchange Account

Exchange Account

Step Four: Place your email address and password in the blanks and then press Manual Setup.

Address and Password

Step Five: Put your whole email address in the Domain\Username field. Put in the server field. Make sure SSL is checked and then scroll down and make sure port 443 is entered in the port field. Then press next.

More Account Settings

Port Number

Step Six: Select OK

Remote Security Administration

Step Six: Choose the account settings that best suit your needs.

Account Settings

Your account is now set up press Next.

Name Account


If you found this article to be helpful please leave a comment, Thank you. This was posted by techspeeder.


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