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    You can use your own personal email with a personal domain to connect to any type of Office 365 subscription, including Office 365 Home. Office 365 Home relies on a Microsoft account for authentication. A Microsoft account can be created with any personal domain email, it is not required to be Outlook.com/Hotmail.com, etc. Once the Microsoft account is created using your personal email, you can use it to activate and sign into your Office 365 Home subscription.
    If you don’t have a Microsoft account, go to the Microsoft account sign-up page and click on Create account. In the User name box enter your personal domain email address you wish to use. Fill out the rest of the form and click Create account.
    Now you can set up your Office 365 Home subscription with your Microsoft account. This will be the Microsoft account associated with your Office download. If you have…

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    It's so sad that MS is killing custom-domain support instead of expanding it. The workarounds listed here don't fully work, they will always give you something like the well known "on behalf of" as the sender address when you use a non-outlook.com address. This is not acceptable, Yes, you can redirect your personal email to your outlook.com address. That's OK and works. If you just would be able to use a "send account" without that "on behalf of" limitation. This worked in the past but was scrapped some while ago. MS only would need a good "authorization" mechanism that it's proven that you really own the address you use for sending....

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