Email Android – Samsung Galaxy Tab – Student

Follow this guide to set up your student email account on android devices.  The example below is run on a Samsung Galaxy Tab with test user Gloria Hippo who has username glhi.

1. Go to Settings

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2.  Under Accounts category, choose Microsoft ExChange ActiveSync.

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3. Enter your username@nmbu.no and your  password at NMBU. Go to Manual setup.

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4. Under Domain\username enter  nmbu.no\username@nmbu.no. Enter your password. The Exchange server is  m.outlook.com.  Use secure connection SSL.  Press Next.

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5. When you get a warning like the one shown below, press OK.

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6. You will also get a warning about remote security administration. Press OK.

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7.  Go through the options under account options. If you don’t want to change anything here, Press Next.

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8. When asked for activating device administrator choose Activate

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9. Give the account a name if you want it to be different than the student email address. Press Done.

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