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How to Set up Microsoft 365 on Mobile Devices


IMPORTANT: Bluehost no longer provides Microsoft 365 (Office 365) services. This article is EXCLUSIVELY intended for existing accounts that still utilize this service.

When setting up a Microsoft 365, the settings will usually remain the same across different devices. Still, the process of setting it up can vary. Whether you're using an Android or an Apple device, following the steps carefully is important to ensure the account is added correctly.

How to Set up Microsoft 365 on Mobile Devices

To learn how to set up Microsoft 365 on mobile devices, this guide will walk you through the process and help you get your account up and running quickly and easily.

Set up Microsoft 365 on Android

  1. Install the Microsoft Outlook App from the Google Play Store. Once the installation is complete, open the application.
  2. Tap Get Started.
    • If you see the Outlook logo, tap Get Started.
    • If you see your Inbox, tap Settings.
  3. Enter your Microsoft 365 email address.
  4. Tap Continue.
  5. You will see a Microsoft login screen. Enter your password, and tap Sign in.
  6. You will be asked to add another Microsoft 365 email account. You may skip this step if you don't have additional accounts to set up or wish to set up later.

Set up Microsoft 365 on iPhone

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Accounts & Passwords.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Exchange.
  5. Enter your Exchange Email Address and a short description (like your company's name).
  6. Tap Next.
  7. You may be prompted to Sign in to your Exchange account using Microsoft.
    • If you select Configure Manually, you'll be directed to a screen with your email pre-filled and empty fields for the password, server, domain, and username.
    • If you select Sign In, you'll be taken to a Microsoft login screen.
  8. Tap Sign In.
  9. After you have successfully logged in, you will see a Microsoft screen asking you to grant account permissions to your phone's mail app. Click Accept.
    • If this is your first time logging in to your Microsoft 365 account, you'll be prompted to reset your password.
  10. Make sure you have selected all the features you want to be enabled on your phone and tap Save.
  11. Return to your home screen and open the Mail app. Here, you should see your email messages in your new inbox.

Next Steps

Your email messages will show up in your inbox. To ensure you can send and receive messages, send yourself a test email from another address.

If you have difficulty with the setup process, turn off your wifi and follow these steps again.


Bluehost no longer provides Microsoft 365 (Office 365) services. Still, you can use our Professional Email to boost customer trust with a professional email that fits your budget. Easily integrate your calendar, contacts, and more. We also offer Google Workspace to connect, create, and collaborate easily with Google apps designed for teams of every size. All while showing off an email address that matches your domain.

The steps on how to set up Microsoft 365 on mobile devices can vary depending on the device used. However, following the steps outlined in this guide, users can quickly and easily set up their accounts on Android and iPhone devices. It's important to ensure that all the necessary steps are followed carefully to avoid any issues during the setup process.

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You may also refer to our Knowledge Base articles to help answer common questions and guide you through various setup, configuration, and troubleshooting steps.

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