Quick Notes

Import Office 365 email to gmail

Server name: smtp.office365.com
Port: 587
Encryption method: TLS

Most of cases, you can not use this SMTP server to import your office 365 account to gmail. To get the correct SMTP, you should ping from your computer like this:

$ ping smtp.office365.com
PING outlook-apacnorth.office365.com (132.245.160.34) 56(84) bytes of data.
64 bytes from 132.245.160.34: icmp_seq=1 ttl=244 time=8.17 ms
64 bytes from 132.245.160.34: icmp_seq=2 ttl=244 time=8.00 ms
64 bytes from 132.245.160.34: icmp_seq=3 ttl=244 time=8.23 ms
64 bytes from 132.245.160.34: icmp_seq=4 ttl=244 time=8.89 ms
64 bytes from 132.245.160.34: icmp_seq=5 ttl=244 time=12.7 ms

….

So that, you now know which SMTP server alias should be used for your case.

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