Office 365 (Windows Phone 8) - Create an email message

This document will provide you step-by-step instructions on how to create and send a new message.

  1. Click on the email icon exchange icon to enter your inbox.
  2. Touch the plus button button on the app bar to create a new message.

    inbox with new message button highlighted

  3. If you have multiple email accounts linked to this inbox, you will be asked to choose an account from which this email will be sent.
  4. Enter the recipients' email addresses into the To: box.  Separate multiple email addresses with semicolons.  When you start typing an email address, a dropdown box will appear allowing you to select recently used addresses, or do a directory search for addresses you don't know.  You may also use the + button on the right to choose contacts from your personal address book.

    new message with directory lookup dropdownnew message with address book highlighted

  5. If you wish to CC (carbon copy) or BCC (blind carbon copy) any recipients, enable those fields by selecting the More to expand the app bar on the bottom, and then selecting show cc & bcc.

    New message with app bar expanded highlighting show cc option

  6. Enter the subject of the message on the Subject line.
  7. Compose your message.
  8. Click the send button.

    new message with send button highlighted

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Keywords:office 365 0365 Microsoft Windows Phone 8 mobile help mail create write message o365   Doc ID:39252
Owner:Ara M.Group:Office 365
Created:2014-04-17 15:18 CDTUpdated:2015-11-11 09:59 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Tech Store, Office 365
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