When configuring Windows Live Mail for Office 365 Hosted Exchange you need to be aware that Calendars, Contacts and Tasks won’t sync – this is for email using IMAP only.

Step 1

Click on Accounts and then Choose Email


Step 2

Enter Your Email address, Password and Display name – Click Next


Step 3

Server Type – IMAP

Server Address – outlook.office365.com, Port 993

Authenticate Using – Clear Text

Logon Username – Your email address

Outgoing Server Address – smtp.office365.com, Port 25, Requires SSL and Authentication to be checked