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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 all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Cloud and accounts accounts settings icon > Accounts > Add account > Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync.
  2. Enter the Email address, and then tap Next. The Microsoft login page appears.
  3. Enter the account Password, and then tap Go.
  4. Follow the prompts to configure options for the account. If necessary, tap Manual setup > Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and enter the information below:
  • Domain\username: Enter your network domain and username, separated by “\”.
  • 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. 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.