Office 365

Configuring an Android device

IMPORTANT: Because of the variations in the Android mobile operating system, the steps below will not exactly match the steps used with all Android phones.

To change the settings on an existing account

1. Open the Applications menu and tap Email. (This app may be named Mail on some versions of Android.)
2. Navigate to the settings for your @usf.edu account.
3. Change the information below. If you cannot change your account settings, delete the account and follow the steps to set up a new account.
   a. Server: outlook.office365.com
4. Tap Save.

To set up a new account

1. Open the Applications menu and tap Email. (This app may be named Mail on some versions of Android.)
2. Navigate to the app's settings menu and tap the option to set up a new Exchange email account. (This may be listed as Corporate or Active Sync on some versions of Android.)
3. Enter the following account information:
   a. Domain\Username: enter your @usf.edu email address
   b. Password: enter your @usf.edu email password
   c. Server: outlook.office365.com
   d. Username: enter your @usf.edu email address
   e. Make sure the Use secure connection box is checked
4. Tap Next.
5. Choose the type of information you want to synchronize between your account and your device on the Account Options screen. Tap Next.
6. Name the account and tap Finish set-up.
7. You may receive a message like the one below after configuring your account:

This server requires that you allow it to remotely control some security features of your Android device. Do you want to finish setting up this account?

Tap Ok to complete the setup.