Tag Archives: Android


VPN for Android

This documentation is written for english Android 4.4.4 and this functionality may look different in other Android versions. 1: Go to settings, choose “More” under “Wireless & networks”. 2: Click VPN and plus-icon at top right. 3: Set NMBU as name, PPTP as type, vpn.nmbu.no as Server address, and make sure PPP encrpytion (MPPE) is enabled. Save. 4: Open […]

Skype for Business (S4B) on Android

Find and install Skype for Business on Play Store. Then open it. To log into Skype for Business, type in your information like in the picture below firstname.lastname@nmbu.no, your password. Choose “Show Advanced Options” and type nmbu\username under “User Name”, then “Sign In”. Then enter your devices phonenumber, then “Continue”. Set “Sync Contacts” to “On”, then continue. Next you will see the Start screen for Skype for Business, […]

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 2.  Under Accounts category, choose Microsoft ExChange ActiveSync. 3. Enter your username@nmbu.no and your  password at NMBU. Go to Manual setup. […]

Eduroam Android

Automatic setup for Android. Install “eduroam cat” published by Gèant on Play store. Select NMBU from the list (or search for NMBU) and install the profile. Fill in your username@nmbu.no and password. Manual setup for Android(not recommended). This guide applies to mobile units running on Android. The Example below is from a phone running Android […]