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Configuring the Default Email App on a Samsung Device

Follow the instructions below to configure your Sheridan email account for use with the default 'Email' app on your Android device.

  1. Launch the Settings app.

  2. Select Add Account.
    Add Account

  3. Select Email
    add account - Email

  4. Enter your Sheridan email address (must be in the format of username@sheridancollege.ca) and password. Tap Manual setup when done.
    account details screen

  5. Choose MICROSOFT EXCHANGE ACTIVESYNC as the account type.
    Account type screen

  6. Enter your account details as illustrated below. Tap NEXT when done.
    • Domain\user name: shernet\username@sheridancollege.ca
    • Password: your Sheridan password
    • Exchange server: mail.sheridancollege.ca
    • Tap the check box beside Use secure connection (SSL)

    Account Configuration details

  7. Depending on your device, you may see an activation warning. Tap OK.
    activation warning

  8. You will see a Remote security administration message asking you to allow outlook.office365 to remotely control some security features for your device. Tap OK.
    Remote security admin

  9. Configure your account options and select NEXT.
    account options

  10. You will be prompted to activate device administrator. Review the details on screen and tap ACTIVATE to continue.
  11. remote admin warning

  12. Give your account a name (optional) and choose DONE to complete the setup.
    account setup complete

  13. You can now launch the Email app to access your Sheridan email account.
    email launch
    inbox example

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