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How to Add an Email Account in Outlook for Android

By June 12, 2024No Comments

Outlook for Android is a versatile email client that allows you to manage your emails from multiple accounts in one place. This article provides a step-by-step guide on how to add an email account in Outlook for Android.

Step 1: Download and Install Outlook for Android

Before you can add an email account, you need to have the Outlook app installed on your Android device. Here’s how to download it:

  1. Open the Google Play Store on your Android device.
  2. Tap on the Search icon at the top of the screen.
  3. Type “Outlook” in the search bar and tap Search.
  4. Look for “Microsoft Outlook” in the search results and tap Install to download and install the app.

Step 2: Open Outlook for Android

Once the app is installed, find the Outlook icon in your app drawer and tap on it to open the app.

Step 3: Add an Email Account

Now that you have the Outlook app open, you can add your email account.

  1. If you’re opening the app for the first time, tap on Get Started. If you’ve used the app before, tap on the Settings icon (shaped like a gear) in the top right corner, then tap on Add Account.
  2. Enter your email address and tap Continue.
  3. You’ll be prompted to enter your password. After entering your password, tap Sign In.
  4. If your email provider requires it, you may need to approve the sign-in attempt or enter a verification code.
  5. Once you’ve signed in, your email account will be added to Outlook for Android.

And that’s it! You’ve successfully added an email account to Outlook for Android. Now you can manage your emails, calendar, contacts, and files all in one place. Enjoy your streamlined email experience!