How to set up Office 365 E-mail account on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch ?

To set up Office 365 E-mail account on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, you have to choose from two options available and follow the steps outlined under it.

  • Using the built in iOS App
  • Using Microsoft’s OWA App

Using the Built In iOS App

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. On the Settings screen, tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Exchange.
  5. Enter your Email address, Password, and a short Description (i.e. your company's name) for your email.
  6. Tap Next.

Note: Autoconnect will try to find the settings you need to configure for your account. If autoconnect is unsuccessful, you can manually configure your device by entering the information listed below.

  • Server —
  • Username — Type your full email address (for example,

7. Click Next.

8. Click Save.

Now your account is all set up!

Using Microsoft’s OWA App

1.   Install OWA for you iPhone or iPad, and then launch it.

(Note: Installing OWA on your iOS device requires at least iPhone 4S/iPad 2 running at least iOS 6)

2.   If this is your first time using OWA, click Continue.

3.   Enter the following information:

  • Email Address — Your email address.
  • Password — Your password.
  •  Click Sign In.

That’s it! OWA will automatically configure the settings for your account and provide a brief tutorial with details on how to use the additional features.


Note: If your Autodiscover settings aren’t working, you can manually configure the account using the Advanced Settings (in absence of Autodiscover).

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