How to Delete an Outlook Email Account on an iPhone

You can set up almost any kind of email account on an iPhone, and the process for doing so can be completed in just a short series of steps. Once an account is set up, you will continue to send and receive emails on your device for as long as the account remains.

An Outlook.com email address can be added to an iPhone very quickly, as it is one of the default email account options on the device. If you find that you no longer use the account, however, then you may decide to delete it entirely to stop receiving messages that are sent to the account. Our guide below will show you how to complete this process.

 

Deleting an Outlook.com Email Address on an iPhone 6

The steps in this article were written using an iPhone 6 Plus, in iOS 8. These steps will also work for other iPhone models running iOS 8. Steps may vary slightly for devices using different versions of iOS.

 

Step 1: Open the Settings menu.

tap the settings icon

 

 

Step 2: Scroll down and select the Mail, Contacts, Calendars option.

open the mail, contacts, calendars menu

 

 

Step 3: Select your Outlook.com email account from the list of accounts at the top of the screen.

select the outlook option

 

 

Step 4: Tap the Delete Account button at the bottom of the screen.

tap the delete account button

 

 

Step 5: Tap the Delete from My iPhone button at the bottom of the screen.

tap the delete from my iphone button

 

 

Are you trying to add a new email account to your iPhone, but the account type is not one of the listed options? This article will show you how to add an email account that is not from one of the more popular email providers.

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