Set up Office apps and email on Windows Phone

With a Windows Phone or a Windows 10 mobile device, you can easily set up email and Office apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneNote. In most cases, your phone has come preinstalled with these apps, however if you need help setting up or reinstalling you can use the directions below.

How to set up your Windows 10 phone for email and Office apps

These tiles will show you how to set up your Windows 10 phone with email, Office mobile, and more. If you're using a Windows 10 device that is larger than 10.1 inches, like a Surface Pro tablet, it functions just like a PC and we recommend using the desktop versions of the Office apps for the full experience.

Note: If you don't have a Windows 10 device, see the section Set up Windows Phones running 8.1 or earlier below.

Email on Windows Phones

Mail for Windows 10
Access email, calendar, and contacts using the Mail app on your Windows 10 phone.

Office mobile apps on Windows phones

Office Mobile for Windows 10
If you have a screen size of 10.1 inches or smaller, you can easily and quickly read or edit documents on-the-go.

Other Office apps on Windows mobile

Other Office mobile apps
Check out our other Office apps that can increase your productivity and creativity.

Set up Windows Phones running 8.1 or earlier

The instructions below are for Windows mobile devices running Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8, Windows Phone 7.5, or Windows Phone 7.

See Also

Mail and Calendar for Windows 10 FAQ

Troubleshoot email setup on mobile FAQ

Install Office on your PC or Mac

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