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Follow these instructions to setup an iPhone to access your University e-mail account. These instructions apply to a phone that has never had an Exchange account configured before. The phone must be running iPhone firmware v 2.0 or later.

  1. From the home screen, tap Settings, then Mail, contact, calendars then Add Account.Access iPhone Settings
  2. Tap the option for Microsoft Exchange.Select Exchange
  3. At the configuration page, enter in the following:Enter in Config
    • Email: Your University e-mail address (
    • Password: Your NetID password
    • Description: This can be whatever you would like to help you identify this account
    Tap Next.
  4. If the phone doesn't automatically detect the settings, enter the server as
  5. If all the settings have been entered correctly, you can select the items you want to sync to your phone on the next screen.Select What To Sync
  6. Tap Save to initiate the sync.

Modifying What and How Much to Sync

To save on space, your iPhone will only sync certain folders, and will only keep a certain duration of items. These settings can be modified:

  1. From the home screen, tap Settings, then Mail, contact, calendars then click on your University E-mail account (the name of this account may differ from the screenshot below).Select UNR E-mail
  2. Near the bottom of the screen are the options to change the duration of items to sync, and the folders to monitor.Account Options

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