Set up email on a Windows Phone

1. On START, swipe left to the APP list, select SETTINGS, and then select EMAIL + ACCOUNTS


3. Enter your email address and password, and then select SIGN IN.  The Windows Phone will try to set up your email account automatically,  If setup completes successfully, skip to step 7.

  • Faculty/Staff: (for example:
  • Students: (for example: or

4. If your email account can't be set up automatically, you'll see the message, "We couldn't find your settings."  Select ADVANCED.  You'll need to enter the following information:

  • E-mail address: This is your full email address
    • Faculty/Staff: (for example:
    • Students: (for example: or
  • Password: This is the password for your email account
  • Username: Enter your full email address again
  • Domain: Leave this section empty (if applicable)
  • Server: This is the name of your Exchange server.  If you're connecting to your Office 365 email, use or

5. Select the Server requires encrypted (SSL) connection box.

6. Select SIGN IN.

7. Select OK if Exchange ActiveSync asks you to enforce policies or set a password.

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