Windows Live Mail email settings for Android

Windows Live Mail
On this page you find the Windows Live Mail 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 Windows Live Mail.

Mail settings Windows Live Mail

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 Windows Live Mail 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 Windows Live Mail email address
Password: your Windows Live Mail email password

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

imap server:
Security type: ssl
Port: 993

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

SMTP server:
Security type: starttls
Port: 587

Verification for sending email: yes

Username: email
Password: your Windows Live Mail 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 Windows Live Mail users out? Please comment below!

  • It's not working. Samsung Galaxy s6 active

    4 years ago
  • I am using Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Pro and cannot setup my above email account in my default email app. It takes me to manual server settings which i searched from so websites but none works. Please prove some assistance Regards

    5 years ago
  • I get message: Your account couldn't be verified because the server isn't responding.

    5 years ago
  • I have on my Samsung Galaxy S-5 smartphone (android). How do I delete all of the accumulated messages in the Trash folder? Thanks for your help. PS Is there a user manual for this app on the Galaxy S-5? If so, how can I access/download it? More thanks!!

    5 years ago