How to configure my Basic mail in Outlook for Android?

  1. Open the Outlook app and tap on ‘Get started’
  2. Type in your Basic mail address and tap on ‘SETUP ACCOUNT MANUALLY’.
  3. Choose ‘IMAP’.
  4. On the next screen type in your password and tap on the slider ‘Advanced settings’.
  5. Now type in the following settings:
    1. For ‘IMAP Host Name’:
       imap.mailprotect.be 
    2. For ‘IMAP Username’ enter your full email address
    3. For ‘IMAP Password’ enter your primary password
    4. For ‘SMTP Host Name’:
       smtp-auth.mailprotect.be
    5. For ‘SMTP Username’ enter your full email address
    6. For ‘SMTP Password’ enter your primary password

    Tap on the checkmark in the top right corner of the screen.

  6. You will be given the option to add another email account. Tap on ‘SKIP’ to finish the setup.
  7. Your Basic mail is ready.

If you have an Exchange Mailbox click configure my Exchange mail in Outlook for Android

Updated on 20 May 2020

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