Setting up Hosted Exchange ActiveSync for Windows Phone

This article will show you how to configure your Windows mobile phone device to connect to your Hosted Exchange mailbox.

  1. From the Start screen, swipe from right to left to open the App list.
  2. Tap Settings > email + accounts > add an account > Outlook.


  3. Enter your email address and password and tap sign in. Windows Phone will attempt to set up your email account automatically.


  4. If your email account cannot be configured automatically, tap Advanced Setup. You will need to enter the following information:

    Email address: Your full email address (e.g.
    Password: Your Exchange mailbox password.
    User Name: Your full email address (e.g.
    Domain: Leave blank

  5. Select the Server requires encrypted (SSL) connection box.
  6. Tap sign in.
  7. Press OK if Exchange ActiveSync asks you to enforce policies or set a password.