Connecting your iPhone to Office365

This article explains how to setup an Exchange ActiveSync account on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

Follow these steps to setup your Exchange ActiveSync account your iOS device:

Step 1:
  1. Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account.
    • Exchange settings

Step 2:
  1. Tap Microsoft Exchange
    • Exchange settings

Step 3:
  1. Enter your email address and password (case sensitive) in the fields below, then hit Next:
  2. Your iOS device will now try to locate your Exchange Server and may state "Verifying" for short time...
    • Exchange settings

Step 4:
  1. Choose which content you would like to synchronize by moving the selectors to the ON position for Mail, Contacts, and Calendars. Then Tap Save when finished.
    • Exchange settings

  1. Once your account is setup, you can tab back into the account under Settings->Mail, Contacts, Calendars and modify the amount of time email is synced to your device. The more time you select here, the more storage will be used to cache email on your device.
    • Exchange settings

  1. If your device fails to detect the server automatically, it is likely that you have misspelled your email address and/or password. Please check to ensure that these items are spelled correctly and try again.
  2. If you've checked your name and password and the device is still asking for a server name and username, please fill them out as shown below:
    • Exchange settings


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