E-mail - Configure Windows phone

E-mail - Configure Windows phone

'Cyrus' mail environment for students


For Windows phone 7.5

  1. On Start, swipe left to the App list
  2. Select "Settings"
  3. Select "Email + accounts"
  4. Select "Add an account"
  5. Select "Other account"
  6. Enter your email address and password and select "Sign in".
  7. Select "Try again"
  8. Select "Advanced"
  9. Select "Internet email"
  10. Enter the following information:
    • Enter the name of the Incoming mail server: mail.ugent.be
    • Select the Account type: IMAP4
    • Enter your Username in. The Password is filled out.
    • Enter the name of the Outgoing (SMTP) email server: smtp.ugent.be (Registration required: an encrypted connection can be obtained from the helpdesk)
    • Ensure that the check-box "Outgoing server requires authentication" is ticked
    • Ensure that the check-box "Use the same username and password for sending email" is ticked
    • Select Advanced settings:
      Ensure that the check-box "Require SSL for incoming email" is ticked
      Ensure that the check-box "Require SSL for outgoing email" is ticked
  11. Select "Inloggen/Sign in"