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Configuring Office 365 for Mail/Calendar on an iOS Device

Follow the instructions below to configure your Sheridan Office 365 account on your iOS device.

  1. Launch the Settings app.

  2. Click on Mail, Contact, Calendars in the settings menu on the left, then choose Add Account… under the Accounts heading.
    Mail, Contacts, Calendars

  3. You will be presented with a list of account types. Choose Exchange.
    Add Account

  4. Add your account information as follows and click Next when done – you will have to wait for a short time while your account settings are verified.:
    • Email: username@sheridancollege.ca
      do not use the firstname.lastname@sheridancollege.ca format
    • Password: your Sheridan password
    • Description: enter a description for the account (e.g. Office 365)
    account detail


  5. To complete the setup, you will need to enter some server details. Complete as follows and click Next when done:
    • Server: outlook.office365.com
    • Domain: [you can leave this blank]
    • Username: username@sheridancollege.ca

    server details

  6. A window will appear asking you to verify which apps to sync to your Exchange account. Turning on Mail, Contacts, Calendars, Reminders and Notes will ensure that you're Office 365 settings are automatically applied across all of these apps. Click Save when done.
    app sync window

  7. Your Sheridan account is now setup and ready to be accessed through your iOS device. The window below shows the Office 365 account ready for use in the Mail app.
    mailbox sample

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