How To Email & Messaging What Are the Outlook.com Exchange Settings? Access Outlook.com mail in your favorite email client Share Pin Email Print Rawpixel Email & Messaging Tips & Tricks Outlook Tips & Tricks Gmail Tips & Tricks Yahoo Tips & Tricks Basics Guides & Tutorials Installing & Upgrading Key Concepts VoIP by Heinz Tschabitscher An independent writer who has reviewed hundreds of email programs and services since 1997. Updated June 24, 2019 You need the Outlook.com Exchange server settings to set up Outlook Mail in your email program as an Exchange account. With the right Exchange server configuration strings and ports, not only can you send and receive email using an Outlook.com account, but you can also access your online folders, contacts, calendars, to-do items, and more. Information in this article applies to Outlook.com and Outlook Online. Outlook.com Exchange Server Settings These are the correct Exchange settings you need for Outlook Mail: Exchange Server address: outlook.office365.com Exchange port: 443 Exchange username: Your full Outlook.com email address Exchange password: Your Outlook.com password Exchange TLS/SSL encryption required: Yes The full URL of the Exchange Server address is https://outlook.office365.com/EWS/Exchange.asmx. Create and use an application password if your Outlook.com account uses two-factor authentication. Tips and More Information Connecting to an Exchange server with the information from above is possible so long as the email client supports Exchange. Some examples include Microsoft Outlook for Windows and Mac, Outlook for iOS and Android, and other email applications like iOS Mail and eM Client. As an alternative to Outlook.com Exchange access, you can also set up an email program to download mail from Outlook.com using the IMAP or using POP protocols. IMAP and POP are less convenient, though, and are limited to email-only access. To send mail through the email program, you need to use SMTP settings, since POP and IMAP only cover downloading messages. Continue Reading How to Configure Your Outlook.com Account to Use IMAP The Outlook.com IMAP Settings for Email Programs Get Outlook.com Email in Mozilla Thunderbird (POP and IMAP) What Are the Zoho Mail Exchange ActiveSync Settings? Looking for the Outlook.com POP Settings? Read That Windows Live Mail Doesn't Work With Hotmail? Not True How to Use Outlook.com with POP Account Settings Need SMTP Settings for Yahoo Mail? Find Them Here What Are the Windows Live Hotmail Exchange ActiveSync Settings? The Outlook.com SMTP Settings You Need How to Create App Passwords for Outlook.com For Easier Sign-in What Are the AOL Mail SMTP Settings? Need Exchange ActiveSync Settings for Gmail? Find Them Here Is Hotmail Email Still Hot? It Has a New Outlook Looking for the Zoho Mail IMAP Settings? What's an Email Client?