Accessing Outlook Live Email on Android Phones

Getting your outlook mail on your Android phone is very easy, and only takes about 5 – 10 minutes. The following steps explain how to do this.

  1. Open up your app list, then open the Mail application
  2. Click the Menu button
  3. Click New Account.
  4. Type in your MMU email address and password – e.g. 45004187@stu.mmu.ac.uk

  5. Select Manual Setup
  6. Enter the following values then press Next:
    • Protocol: IMAP
    • The user ID and email should already be filled in, if not type in your MMU email address – e.g. 45004187@stu.mmu.ac.uk
    • Under IMAP server, type pod51002.outlook.com
    • Under security, select SSL
    • For server port, type 993
  7. For Outgoing Server Settings, enter the following values and press next:
    • Your username and password should already be filled in
    • Check Login Required if it isn’t already ticked.
    • For SMTP server ype pod51002.outlook.com
    • Under security, select TLS
    • Under port, type 587.
  8. The last page – make sure your username is there, and type in your name in the Your Name field. Click Finish Setup.
  9. You are done!
    • Protocol: IMAP
    • The user ID and email should already be filled in, if not type in your MMU email address – e.g. 45004187@stu.mmu.ac.uk
    • Under IMAP server, type pod51002.outlook.com
    • Under security, select SSL
    • For server port, type 993

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