Email - Set-up Guide Android 2.2

This is the setup guide for email on Android 2.2


  1. The following instructions are based on Android OS 2.2. To find out about your device’s OS version: From the home screen, tap the “Menu” button at the bottom-left corner of your device -> choose Settings -> About Phone -> Firmware Version . Firmware Version should read “2.2.”

  2. If you have not already created an email alias for your email account, please create one.

Email Setup Guide

1. Navigate to the home screen by pressing the Home button at the bottom of your device.


2. Tap on the Email icon.

3. Tap the Menu button at the bottom-left corner of your device, then tap Accounts.


4. Tap the Menu button to display the menu below, then tap Add account.


5. Enter the following information:

  • Email address: Your email address (i.e. or
  • Password: Your NSID password


6. Tap Manual setup to go to the screen below, then tap Exchange account.


7. Enter the following information:

  • User name: usask\NSID

  • Password: Your NSID password

  • Exchange server:

  • Use secure connection (SSL): Checked

  • Accept all SSL certificates: Unchecked

  • Tap Next to proceed.


8. A warning will be displayed regarding security settings that will be automatically configured for use with your email account.

  • Tap OK.

9. Choose the following recommended settings:

  • Email check frequency: Automatic (Push)

  • Amount to synchronize: 1 month

  • Send email from this account by default: Unchecked

  • Notify me when email arrives: Checked

  • Sync contacts: Checked

  • Sync calendar: Checked

  • Tap Next to proceed.

10. Enter the following information:
  • Give this account a name:

  • Tap Done.

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