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Setup on your Android Device

Set up email, calendar, and contacts:

You can connect to your Office 365 or other Exchange-based email on an Android phone. When you set up an Exchange account on your phone, you’ll be able to access and synchronize your email, calendar, and contacts.


Step 1:

From your phone, select Apps > Settings > Accounts and sync > Add account > Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync.


Setup Office365 on Android Device     Setup Office365 on Android Device



Step 2:

Type your Office 365 email, for example s201001163@kfupm.edu.sa, and your password, and select Manual setup.

Setup Office365 on Android Device


Step 3:

Enter the following account information and select Next.

Setup Office365 on Android Device

  • Email Address: Type your full email address in this box. For example s20100163@kfupm.edu.sa.
  • Domain\Username: Type your full email address in this box. For example, if your email address is s20100163@kfupm.edu.sa, type kfupm.edu.sa \ s20100163@kfupm.edu.sa. Your username is your full email address.
  • Password: Use the password that you use to access your account.
  • Exchange Server: Use the address of your Exchange server. Use outlook.office365.com for your server name.


Step 4:

If you get a remote security administration warning, select OK.

Setup Office365 on Android Device


Step 5:

As soon as your phone verifies the server settings, the Account options screen displays. Select from the available options, and then select Next. Sync email, calendar, and contacts are selected by default.

Setup Office365 on Android Device

  • Email checking frequency the default value is Automatic (push). When you select this option, email messages will be sent to your phone as they arrive. We recommend only selecting this option if you have an unlimited data plan.
  • Amount to synchronize this is the amount of mail you want to keep on your mobile phone. You can choose from several length options, including One day, Three days, and One week.
  • Notify me when email arrives if you select this option, your mobile phone will notify you when you receive a new email message.
  • Sync contacts from this account if you select this option, your contacts will be synchronized between your phone and your account.
Step 6:

Type a name for this account and the name you want displayed when you send e-mail to others. Select Done to complete the email setup and start using your account.

 

Setup Office365 on Android Device


Configure OneDrive


Install OneDrive for Business app

Use the OneDrive for Business app on an Android phones and tablet to store, access, and share your documents and other files in the cloud.

  1. 1.    From your Android phones and tablet, go to the Play Store, and search for OneDrive Microsoft.


  2. 2.    Click the Install button in the app, and accept the required permissions by the App. As soon as the app is installed, it appears on your home screen.

  3. 3.    To sign in, use your Office 365 Email username and click Sign in.

Setup OneDrive on Android Device

The page will direct you to the login page of KFUPM, Enter your Password.

Setup OneDrive on Android Device

You are singed in and you can manage your files and documents.

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