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How do I configure my Android Smart Phone to access my Oglethorpe email?

From the home screen, choose "Menu", then "Settings", "Accounts & sync", then click "Add Account"
You will see Corporate or Exchange option (depending on your device and version) and select it.
(Screenshots are from a device running Android Version 2.2)

On the next screens type in your e-mail address (username@oglethorpe.edu) and password
Then under server settings, the your username must be in this format: oglethorpe\username
the server should be set to mail.oglethorpe.edu
Check use secure connection (SSL) and Accept all SSL certificates

   

 

Once your device has confirmed connectivity to the mail server, you will be asked email checking frequency, amount to synchronize, option to send from this account be default, and if you want to sync contacts and calendar from this account. The default options will be selected.

 

Once you save the settings your e-mail will start syncing. And you will be asked to give this account a name. It is whatever you want to name it. Then click done.

 


     
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