IT Help Desk Hours
Summer Hours: Monday - Friday 8AM-6PM
IT Help Desk > Knowledge base> Article: Adding Northwood Email to your Mobile Device

Adding Northwood Email to your Mobile Device

Article ID: 74922 Email Print
Question
Can I access my Northwood email on my mobile device?

Answer

If you have mobile device that is able to sync/connect with Exchange/Outlook, you may be able to access your Northwood email account from your device.

VIDEO TUTORIALS

iOS Devices (iPhone / iPad)

  1. Tap Settings on the Home screen
  2. Tap Mail
  3. Tap Accounts (if running iOS 10)
  4. Tap Add Account...
  5. Tap Exchange
  6. Enter your full email address (username@northwood.edu)
  7. Enter your Northwood Password that you use to login to my.northwood.edu
  8. If you want, you can enter a different descriptive name for your account in the Description box (e.g. NU). Tap Next
  9. Type in m.outlook.com in the Server box if you are a student.  Type in mail.northwood.edu in the Server box if you are staff/faculty. 
  10. The domain box isn't required to fill out.
  11. Enter your full email address (username@northwood.edu) in the Username box
  12. Tap Next
  13. Choose what you would like to sync
  14. Tap Save

Note: Your email should now download. The first download can take several minutes.

iPhone Student Example: 

iphone

 

Android Devices (setup may vary based on each mobile phone and/or Android OS installed)

  1. Open your app tray and click on Settings
  2. Locate and click on Accounts and Sync
  3. From here click on Add Account...
  4. This wording could vary between phones please select the Exchange or Corporate option.
  5. Enter your full email address (username@northwood.edu)
  6. In some cases, you may need to enter \username@northwood.edu in the Domain box.
  7. Enter your Northwood Password that you use to login to my.northwood.edu
  8. Click on Next
  9. The Email Address box should be filled out.
  10. Type in m.outlook.com in the Server box if you are a student.  Type in mail.northwood.edu in the Server box if you are staff/faculty. 
  11. Enter your username: username@northwood.edu
  12. Double check your password
  13. Click Next
  14. Choose which items you would like to synchronize and tap Next
  15. At this point it may ask for a nickname for this account (e.g. NU) click Next
  16. Tap Finish or Finish Setup

Note: Your email should now download. The first download can take several minutes. By default, only the last 14 days of data will sync. Some devices will automatically download a security profile and ask you to accept it. Please click on allow or install and your device should start to sync.

Android Student Example:

droid


related articles

Article Details
Views: 1506 Created on: Apr 26, 2016
Date updated: Mar 22, 2017
Posted in: Email

Poor Outstanding