How to set up an account on Android (Exchange 2013)

  • Synopsis

    How to set up an account on Android (Exchange 2013).
  • Applicable to

    All ADS 2013 Hosted Exchange accounts
  • Prerequisite

    • You must have an ADS 2013 Hosted account

     

    Note: These settings are as generic as we can make them. Since Android devices are varied and do not follow a unified method of setting up ActiveSync, please refer to your manufacturer’s setup guide for exact instructions.

  • How to

    1. Go to Menu.

     

    2. Go to Accounts & sync settings.

     

    3. Press on Add account.

     

    Note: There are 2 possible sets of settings to use. If method A does not work, try method B.

     

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    I. Enter your email address in the Email field, your password in the Password field and then press Next.

     

    II. Enter your email address in the Username field.

     

    And then,

     

    4. You can find your server address from the ADS Representative (ex: webmail.example.com).

     

    5. Check the box Requires SSL and then press on Next.

     

    6. Press Automatic push.

     

    7. Choose how far back you want to sync in the Amount to synchronize field.

     

    8. Press on Next.

     

    9. In the Give this account a name field, you may give a screen name to your account (optional).

     

    10. Enter the name you wish recipients of your emails to see in the Your name field (displayed on outgoing messages).

     

    11. Press on Done