Manually configure iOS devices for email hosted on Exchange 2010

This article will configure an Exchange 2010 account on your iOS device.  The administrator of your account will need to add an ActiveSync license to your mailbox through the Administrative Control Panel.  Check with your wireless provider or ISP to troubleshoot any internet connectivity issues that may prevent the success of this setup.

Note:  The images in this walkthrough are from an iPhone 5s running iOS 7.  Though screens on other iOS devices will differ in appearance, the process remains the same.

1. Log into the User Control Panel to obtain the Server settings for your Email Account.

2. Select ActiveSync (iPhone, Android, Windows Mobile), the pop-up will provide the settings that are needed for the setup.

3. To begin, on the Home Screen tap on Settings then Mail, Contacts, Calendars then Add Account.


4. Select Exchange and fill in your Email address and password. The description can be anything you would like. Tap Next.


5. The device will then continue verifying the account. Once complete, you will be taken to the server settings page. tap the Server field, and enter in "" without the quotes.  Leave the domain field blank. Hit save once you've completed this step.

6. Select the services that you wish to sync from the Exchange Server. Tap Save.

You have successfully added your Exchange email account on your iOS device!

Note: Depending on how much data is in the mailbox it may take some time before your information is completely downloaded into your device.

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