Set up iPhone or iPad (iOS) for email

How to set up an iOS device for University email.

Instructions for:

 About these instructions
These instructions were created using an Apple iPhone 5S running iOS 8. Steps may vary depending on your software version and phone model.
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Select Add Account.
  4. Select Exchange.
  5. Enter your Essex ID and password. Give your acccount a memorable name, for example Uni Email. Then select Next.
  6. Choose your sync options, and then select Save.
  7. Your device will now synchronise with our mail servers - this may take a few moments.
  8. When your device has finished synchronising, access your email from the Mail app.
 About these instructions
These instructions were created using an Apple iPad Air running iOS 8. Steps may vary depending on your software version and phone model.
  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Select Mail, Contacts, Calendars, and then select Add Account.
  3. Select Exchange.
  4. Enter your Essex ID and password. Give your account a memorable name, for example Uni Email, and then then select Next.
  5. Choose your sync options, and then select Save.
  6. Your device will now synchronise with our mail servers - this may take a few moments.
  7. When your device has finished synchronising, access your email from the Mail app.

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