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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, 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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    Irfan commented  · 

    This is a real problem. I'm currently pay for office 365 home and an office 365 exchange plan to get my custom domain working. This is a real pain as I need to two accounts instead of one. All my family stuff (contacts/calendaring) is on and I can't share that with the exchange plan. I can't use a send-only account as it keeps adding "On behalf of", which frankly is useless.

    I thought with outlook premium being merged into 0ffice 365 home, that would have sorted it but alas no. I don't even mind paying extra for a custom domain support if I can have just one account. After all, it is meant to be the Microsoft "one account"

    Common Microsoft, please sort this out!

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