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This article details how to configure WPUNJ email on iPhone and iPad.
 
This article details how to configure WPUNJ email on iPhone and iPad.
 
== Students ==
 
== Students ==
# Touch the Settings icon, then Mail, Contacts, Calendars-- add a new Microsoft Exchange account.
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# Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account, then tap Microsoft Exchange.
# Enter your entire WPUNJ email address as both the Email and the Username, leave Domain blank, and enter your account password.
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# You don't need to type anything in the Domain box. Type the information requested in the Email, Username, and Password boxes. You need to type your full email address in the Email and Username boxes (for example, tony@student.wpunj.edu).
# Enter a Description for the account, e.g. WPUNJ and click Next.
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# Tap Next on the upper-right corner of the screen. Your mail program will try to find the settings it needs to set up your account.
# After a few seconds of "Verifying", it may come back and show a new field for "Server". If so, enter pod51004.outlook.com and click Next.
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# If your iPhone can’t automatically find your settings, you'll need the Exchange ActiveSync server name. Use '''outlook.office365.com''' for the server name.
# After "Verifying", you'll have the option to turn on what you want to Sync (Mail, Contacts, Calendar, etc.) then Save.
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# In the Server box, enter your server name, and then tap Next.
# The initial synchronization may respond with an “unable to connect with server” message, but that should disappear within 5 minutes.
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# Choose the type of information you want to synchronize between your account and your device, and then touch Save. By default, Mail, Contacts, and Calendar information are synchronized.
  
 
If you receive an "Unable to Sync Account" error when you try to access your WP email, go back to Settings - Mail, Contacts, Calendars. Click on the newly created account, and click again on the "Account name@student.wpunj.edu" box at the top. Make sure Use SSL is turned on. If you still receive an error, sign into your email account one time by going to WP Connect and clicking the email tab (use full email address as the username) and try the iPhone email again.
 
If you receive an "Unable to Sync Account" error when you try to access your WP email, go back to Settings - Mail, Contacts, Calendars. Click on the newly created account, and click again on the "Account name@student.wpunj.edu" box at the top. Make sure Use SSL is turned on. If you still receive an error, sign into your email account one time by going to WP Connect and clicking the email tab (use full email address as the username) and try the iPhone email again.

Revision as of 09:44, 21 October 2013

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This article details how to configure WPUNJ email on iPhone and iPad.

Students

  1. Tap Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Add Account, then tap Microsoft Exchange.
  2. You don't need to type anything in the Domain box. Type the information requested in the Email, Username, and Password boxes. You need to type your full email address in the Email and Username boxes (for example, tony@student.wpunj.edu).
  3. Tap Next on the upper-right corner of the screen. Your mail program will try to find the settings it needs to set up your account.
  4. If your iPhone can’t automatically find your settings, you'll need the Exchange ActiveSync server name. Use outlook.office365.com for the server name.
  5. In the Server box, enter your server name, and then tap Next.
  6. Choose the type of information you want to synchronize between your account and your device, and then touch Save. By default, Mail, Contacts, and Calendar information are synchronized.

If you receive an "Unable to Sync Account" error when you try to access your WP email, go back to Settings - Mail, Contacts, Calendars. Click on the newly created account, and click again on the "Account name@student.wpunj.edu" box at the top. Make sure Use SSL is turned on. If you still receive an error, sign into your email account one time by going to WP Connect and clicking the email tab (use full email address as the username) and try the iPhone email again.

Faculty and Staff

Setting up WP Email on an iPhone

  1. Under Settings - Mail, Contacts, Calendars: add a new Microsoft Exchange account.
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  2. Email: Enter your full WPUNJ email address
  3. Password: Enter your account's password
  4. User name is the username you use on the WPU network (last name,first initial e.g., smithj)
  5. When prompted for the server name, enter msync.wpunj.edu
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  6. Domain = wpc
  7. Enter a Description for the account, for example WPUNJ). Click Next.
  8. Save

After a few minutes your account should sync.