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How To

Check Your Lees-McRae Email on Your Smartphone or PDA

iPhone/iPod/iPad   |   Android   |   Blackberry


iPhone/iPod/iPad

1. On the home screen, select "Settings," then select "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

2. Select "Add Account"

3. Select "Microsoft Exchange"

Select settings, then Mail, Contacts, Calendars Select, Microsoft Exchange Select, Add Account

4. Type in your school email address and password, then select "Next."

5. Fill in the information as shown. Then select "Next." Note: Where it says "my-email," insert your Lees-McRae email address. And where it says "password," type the password for your Lees-McRae email address. 6. Select "On" for areas of your email you would like imported to your Apple device. Select "Off" for areas you would not like imported. Then select "Save"
Type in your school email address and password, then select Next Fill in your information Select the areas you would like to synchronize to your device

Congratulations, your Lees-McRae email account is now synced to your Apple device!



Android

1. Open your applications screen and select Email. 2. Select Exchange account

3. Enter the Exchange email address and password, then click next.

4. Enter the exchange server settings in the appropriate fields

5. make sure that use secure connection(SSL) and Accept all SSL certificates are checked then click Next.

Congratulations, your email is setup on your Android device!



Blackberry

  1. Go into email setup
  2. Select "other"
  3. Click Next. Then select "Outlook web access"
    • Enter your email address ie. "(username)@lmc.edu"
    • Enter https://exch2k7.lmc.edu/owa in the Outlook Web Access URL: box.
    • Enter your username "leemcrae\(username)" box.
    • Enter your password in the Password: box. (This is the password you use to log in to your Exchange email account.)
    • Mailbox name: enter just your username again.
  4. Click Next.
  5. You will receive the message, You have successfully configured access to: (username)@lmc.edu. Click OK.

Your Blackberry is now configured to send and receive email using your Exchange email account.

  • It may take up to 20 minutes before you begin receiving email on your Blackberry.
  • You should be able to send email immediately.

Important Information About Meeting Invites

If you accept a meeting invite on your Blackberry, the following events will occur:

  • A response is sent to the meeting coordinator indicating that you have accepted the meeting.
  • Your Blackberry calendar is updated with the meeting.
  • Your Exchange calendar is not updated with the meeting.

To avoid confusion, we recommend that you do not interact with meeting invites on a Blackberry configured with the instructions above. Instead, use Outlook, Entourage, or OWA to accept and decline meeting invites.