Create your Microsoft account

Spice up your life and get more from your phone – create a Microsoft account. If you didn’t create a Microsoft account during the first start-up, you can always do it later.

  1. On the start screen, swipe down from the top of the screen, and tap ALL SETTINGS > email+‎accounts > add an account.
  2. Tap Microsoft account.
  3. Create your Microsoft account, or sign in with your existing username and password, and follow the instructions shown on your phone.

You can also create or manage your account at www.live.com.