Hotmail mail setup on 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.

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% type% and enter the following details under 'Server incoming mail':

imap server: outlook.office365.com
Security type: ssl
Port: 993

4 At 'Outgoing mail server' enter the details below and choose 'Login':

SMTP server: smtp.office365.com
Security type: tls
Port: 587

Verification for sending email: yes

Username: email
Password: your Hotmail email password

5 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!

  • 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

    7 months ago
  • Cannot access

    10 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

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

    3 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

    3 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

Mail settings Hotmail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server outlook.office365.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.office365.com
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes