Windows 8 Email Instructions


How to connect your windows 8 phone to email

Below are instructions on how to connect your Windows 8 phone to the university email system.

Manual Configuration

  1. 1. From the home screen swipe to the left or press the arrow pointing to the right
  2. 2. Tap Settings
  3. 3. Tap Email + accounts
  4. 4. Tap the + icon add an account
  5. 5. From the list select Outlook
  6. 6. Enter your email address (eg. 123456@swansea.ac.uk (students), or a.n.other@swansea.ac.uk (staff)) and password
  7. 7. Tap Sign in
  8. Your e-mail, calendar, etc should now be setup and working.
    Please follow the additional steps below if the automatic setup has not worked.

    Additional steps

  9. 8. Enter your email address, as above, for your Username
  10. 9. Tap Sign in
  11. 10. Enter the following:
    • Server: mobile.swansea.ac.uk
    • Domain: Leave blank
    • This server requires an encrypted (SSL) Connection: Check this box
  12. 11. Tap Sign in