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Employee Email & Calendar

Configuring the Default Mail App (Windows 10)

Follow the instructions below to configure your Sheridan Office 365 account for use with the default Mail application on Windows 10.

  1. Select the Windows start menu and choose Settings.
    Start Menu > Settings

  2. Select Accounts.
    Settings>Accounts

  3. Select Add an account
    add account - Email

  4. Choose Exchange.
    account details screen

  5. Enter your Sheridan username using the format: username@sheridancollege.ca
    Account type screen

  6. Enter your password and select the Sign in button.

    Account Configuration details

  7. You will be prompted to check your information - you will need to specify the domain and your user name. Type your Sheridan user name in the User name field and type shernet in the domain field. Select the Sign in button when done.


  8. Your account is configured and ready for use. Select Done.


  9. The Make my PC more secure prompt will appear. Select Enforce these policies.
    security warning

  10. Launch the Mail application and select Get started.
    mail welcome screen

  11. Note that your Sheridan Exchange account now appears on the Accounts screen. Select Ready to go to access your mail.
    mail accounts screen

  12. Your Sherian emai account is now setup and ready for use. To access calendar features select the calendar icon at the bottom of the window.
  13. inbox example

  14. Select Get started.
    calendar welcome screen

  15. Select Ready to go.
    calendar accounts screen

  16. Your Sheridan calendar is now available. Note that it may take from a few seconds to a few minutes for your calendar to load depending on the number of entries.
    calendar sample

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