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Add an Exchange ActiveSync Account

If you synchronize your phone with your Exchange ActiveSync account, you can read, manage, and send email in the same easy way as with a POP3/IMAP account. However, you can also access some powerful Exchange features.

Important: Before setting up a Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync Account, contact your company’s Exchange Server administrator for required account settings information.

  1. From home, tap Apps apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Accounts cloud and accounts settings icon > Accounts > Add account > Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync.
  2. Enter the Email address and Password for the email account and then tap Manual setup.
  3. Enter the required information:
  • Domain\username: Enter your network domain and username, separated by “\”.
  • Password: Enter your network access password (case-sensitive).
  • Exchange server: Enter your system’s Exchange server remote email address. Obtain this information from your company network administrator.
  • Use secure connection (SSL): Tap to place a checkmark in the box, if your system requires SSL encryption.
  • Use client certificate: Tap to place a checkmark in the box, if your system requires certification.
  1. Follow the prompts to configure options for the account.
  2. Enter an account name and a display name and tap Done to complete setup.
  • Your corporate email account is set up and you will begin receiving email for the account.