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Configure a BlackBerry 10 Smartphone to Connect to UW’s Office 365 Email System

Introduction

The below instructions are provided to help guide users in setting up their BlackBerry 10 smartphone for use with UW’s Office 365 Email system.

Procedures

To add the account using the basic setup follow the steps below:

  1. On the BlackBerry 10 navigate to the Settings menu.
     
  2. Within the Settings menu select Accounts.
     
  3. Click the Add Account option on the bottom of the screen.
     
  4. Click on Email, Calendar and Contacts option.
     
  5. Type in the Microsoft Office 365 email address and click next.
     
  6. Type in the Microsoft Office 365 user's password (Note: this is the password used by the Microsoft user to login to Microsoft Office 365).
     
  7. Click finish.
     

If the basic setup does not work, add the account via the advanced method following the steps below:

  1. Navigate to the Settings menu.
     
  2. Select Accounts from the list.
     
  3. Tap on Add Account on the bottom of the screen.
     
  4. Tap on Advanced on the bottom of the screen.
     
  5. Select the Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync option.
     
  6. Type the Microsoft Office 365 email address in the Username field (be sure to user your full email address including the @uwyo.edu).
     
  7. Type the Microsoft Office 365 email address in the Email Address field.
     
  8. Type outlook.office365.com in the server address field.
     
  9. Click finish.
     

Reviewed: 0813 By: JB

Additional help with the installation and configuration of
UW-supported software is available:
Faculty/Staff
Contact the IT Help Desk at 766-HELP (4357), option 1
Email UserHelp@uwyo.edu
Contact your IT user consultant
(www.uwyo.edu/infotech/services/helpdesk/uc/)

Students
Email ASU-IT@uwyo.edu
Contact the IT Help Desk at 766-HELP (4357), option 1
Come to the student computer lab in the lobby of the
Information Technology Center.

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