Windows 8 Mail, Calendar, and People

Configure Windows 8 Mail, Calendar, and People for Office 365

  1. Open the Windows 8 Mail application.
  2. If the Add an account button is visible, click Add an account | Exchange. If the Add an account option is not visible, open the main charm menu on the right side of the page, and then click Settings | Accounts | Add an account | Exchange.
  3. On the Add your Outlook account page, click Show more details, and enter account credentials:
    • Email Address
    • Server address:
    • Domain:
    • Username: email address
    • Password: account password
  4. Click Connect.
  5. If configured correctly, the message “Your email account is successfully configured” will be displayed.  Click Finish

Once configured, the new account can be accessed via the "Mail" tile. Calendar and People data for this account will also be synced and can be accessed via the appropriate tiles.