Hotmail email settings for Android

On this page you find the Hotmail mail settings for Android. Follow the step-by-step Android guide or use the settings overview with the imap and pop3 server email settings for Hotmail.

Mail settings Hotmail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes

Android guide to setup Hotmail mail

1 Open your Email application from the menu, add a new account and choose 'Other'.

If you do not have an account yet, you can start setting up right away. Otherwise, open 'Settings' in the email app and choose 'Add account'.

2 In the next screen enter your account details and click on 'Login':

Email: your Hotmail email address
Password: your Hotmail email password

3 Choose imap and enter the following details under 'Server incoming mail':

imap server:
Security type: ssl
Port: 993

4 Your account is now ready to use.

Congratulations, your account is now set up. Open the email app on your smartphone to use your email.

Question and Answer

Have a question regarding your Android email setup or think you can help other Hotmail users out? Please comment below!

  • Hhh

    3 years ago
  • I am trying to add this email account to a new tablet.

    4 years ago
  • New Samsung tab A from Vodafone and when setting up email it sticks with the message “checking incoming server settings” and I cannot get passed it

    4 years ago
  • Cannot access

    5 years ago
  • I put in all info as described but got a message saying “couldn’t open connection to server”. What should I try now?

    5 years ago
  • I am having problems with my email I deleted it as told to by Vodafone helper and now just says checking income server settings and won't connect and now all my phone numbers have disappeared

    7 years ago
  • I can't set up my account again

    7 years ago
  • i have a email address above and want to add it to my samsung 7 edge but dont know how is there a link that you cancsend so i can do this thanks

    7 years ago
  • respected sir , ihave oppo f1 plus selfi phone , but unforthunatly in common emaile server setting delete in my phone , and i must try but no posssible so plzz help me

    7 years ago
  • Unable to access my email on My android mobile device. Stopped accepting my password

    7 years ago