Windows 8 Mail App – Configure and Add Several Accounts

In Windows 8 mail app several accounts can be added. Through these accounts, you may download or use any apps from Windows 8 app store as well as outside. Here it is being described to configure and add several accounts in Windows 8 mail app.

Add and configure Several Accounts in Windows 8 Mail App

First Step – 

Build up Windows 8 Mail App –

  • Press Windows logo key to switch on metro screen.
  • Now launch Mail app from here.
windows 8 mail app
  • You will find a message like you are not signed in with a Microsoft Account.  Firstly, you have to insert user name and password to log in  Microsoft enabled Account ID (Live, Hotmail, MSN) to log on Mail app.
windows 8 mail app message
  • Once you have inserted Microsoft Account supported Email ID and Password to sign in Mail app then click on the Save button.
windows 8 mail app insert microsoft account
  • Thus, your Microsoft account is activated in Windows 8 Mail app.

Inserting Multiple email accounts into Windows 8 Mail app

When you configure Windows 8 mail app with Microsoft Account supported ID and Password, you can include multiple email accounts into Mail app. Follow these tips:

  • Move your mouse cursor to left panel into logged Mail app window. Click on this option – To add more email……………. Accounts. Hit OK button.
windows 8 mail app add more email account link
  • Now click on the Settings button and choose the Accounts Option.
windows 8 mail app settings
  • In the next window, click on “Add an account” link. Now select the opted email account which you like to include into Mail app.
windows 8 mail add account option
  • If you choose Gmail ID of Google Account, insert its Email ID and Password. Finally, click on the Connect button.
windows 8 mail app add google account

Thus, you have configured two new email accounts into Windows 8 Mail app. Now, Microsoft Live ID and Gmail ID are created.

Still, you can include another accounts into Windows 8 Mail app if you like.

windows 8 mail app account lists

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Topics:  Windows 8