How to set up Student E-mail on Android Smart Phone

Comments Off Written on August 12th, 2014 by
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The following steps are required to configure email on most Samsung branded Android phones or tablets:
1. Locate your Settings icon within your App Drawer.
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2. Within Settings, scroll down and select Add Account.

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3. Select Email from within the Add account section

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4. Enter your Email Address and Password, then select Next

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5. Select Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync for Account Type

 

6. Enter the following information for Incoming server settings:

  • Username: john.smith@okwustudents.edu
  • Password:¬† Your email address password
  • IMAP server: outlook.office365.com
  • Security type: SSL
  • Port: 993

Then, click Next

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7. Enter the following information for Outgoing server settings:

  • SMTP server: smtp.office365.com
  • Security type: TLS
  • Port: 587
  • Require sign-in: Must be checked
  • Username: john.smith@okwustudents.edu (note that you have to put @okwustudents.edu since that determines the domain)
  • Password: Your email address password

Then, click Next.

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8. Click Next on this screen

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9. Feel free to name your account and edit the name, (OKWU, or your email, or whatever you would like it to say in your Email application) then select Done to complete the setup.

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