How to set up an Outlook email account on your iPhone in the Mail app

Maridav/ShutterstockIt’s easy to set up Outlook on your iPhone to access work emails from anywhere.

Your iPhone’s standard Mail app is the quickest and easiest way to receive and send emails from your phone.

Fortunately, it’s easy to add most email addresses to your Mail app, including Outlook, which is one of the most popular softwares for business email accounts.

Here’s how to do it.

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How to set up Outlook on your iPhone in the Mail app

1. Tap on Settings.

2. Scroll down to and tap on “Password & Accounts” (it should be about halfway down the page).

3. Tap on “Add Account.”

Ryan Ariano/Business InsiderSelect Add Account.

4. This will take you to a screen with several of the most popular email applications listed. Tap on outlook.com.

Ryan Ariano/Business InsiderClick on Outlook.

5. A new screen will ask you to type in your Outlook email and password.

6. It will then ask if you want to give the app access to your account. Click “yes” to activate email functionality. This will allow for a seamless integration of calendars and contacts with your Mail app, and also allow you to send and receive emails using your Mail app.

7. You can choose what you wish to share – including email, contacts, calendars, reminders, and notes. You can adjust these settings later on, too.

8. Tap on “Save” in the right corner of the box to confirm your settings.

9. Outlook should now show up in “Passwords and Accounts.”

Ryan Ariano/Business InsiderOutlook now appears in your accounts.

10. Now go back to your home screen and tap on your Mail app. You should see Outlook listed in your mailboxes.

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