Hotmail mail setup Android

Set up Android Hotmail

On this page you'll find the Hotmail mail settings for Android. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Hotmail, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Hotmail email on a Android device.

The exact steps may vary by model, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

1 Go to your mail app, choose settings and add a new email account.


3 Choose imap.

4 Please enter your full Hotmail email address and password. Then select "Manual Setup".

5 Enter the following information in the incoming settings screen:

Username: email
Password: uw email-wachtwoord
Incoming server:
Incoming poort: 993
Security type: ssl

Choose 'next'.

6 Enter the following information in the outgoing settings screen:

Outgoing server:
Outgoing port: 587
Security type: ssl
Authorisation required: yes
Username: email
Password: your email-password

Choose 'next'.

7 Enter your preferences in the following screen and give the account a personal name. Congratulations, your e-mail has been se

Question and Answer

  • 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

    5 months ago
  • Cannot access

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

    1 year 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

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

    2 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

    2 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

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

    3 years ago
  • I've already set up my email account in Hotmail for my Android phone but it's not working right and your directions do not apply I don't see the settings that you're recommending on my phone I need the right email server address for Hotmail

    3 years ago
  • Need my password for hotmail sign in

    3 years ago

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Mail settings Hotmail

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