Configure Office 365 on Apple Mail (Macbook/iPad)


These instructions cover how to configure Apple Mail for Office 365 on a Macbook or iPad.

Please note: If you are encountering problems after your mailbox has been migrated to Office 365 - please first delete your existing profile and create a new one by following the instructions below:


  1. Open the settings preferences on your Macbook and click on Mail, Contacts & Calendars
  2. Click Microsoft Exchange and then the + icon to add a new account. The following window will appear.

  3. Enter your username in the Full name field and your LSE email address in the email address field. Type in your LSE password and click Continue.
  4. The following window will appear. Please make sure that the details you have entered are correct. Click Continue

  5. The following window will appear. Make sure that the Mail option is ticked. You can tick or untick contacts or calendars depending on your preference.

  6. Click Add Account. Your LSE email will now appear in your Mac mail inbox.