There are a few ways to set up checking email on any phone, and they depend on what apps you choose to check your mail with. The most common are below.
1. Set up email in Outlook for Android
Using the Outlook for Android mobile app. Send and receive email, manage your calendar, sync with your OneDrive and much more.
Outlook for Android
Once you have downloaded and installed the App, go through the Step-Throughs set up to help on the Original Microsoft Webpage; here. You will find user-specific help for:
- Setting Up Outlook
- Using Outlook
- Deleting an Account
- and more...
If you're experiencing sync issues with the Outlook App on Android, try troubleshooting email setup on mobile.
2. Use the built-in email or Gmail App on your device
There are primarily two email apps that are most widely used on Android, the Gmail app and the Samsung Email app.
To get started,
Identify which built-in app you will use for your email, then go through the Step-Throughs set up to help on the Original Microsoft Webpage; here. Your choices will be illustrated and customized for the:
- Android Gmail App
- Samsung Email App
If you use the Gmail App, be sure to read their notice:
ALERT Gmail app users: You may experience an issue where Outlook.com emails are being added as an IMAP account instead of an Exchange ActiveSync account. If you're having trouble syncing calendar and contacts to your phone because of this issue, see the Gmail section in Sync calendar and contacts with my phone or tablet.
If you need further help at all, do not hesitate to contact the MCA HelpDesk and open a Service Request, we will get back to you as soon as possible.