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Access RacerMail with an iPhone

Method 1: Accessing RacerMail email via IMAP (using the iPhone's Mail application) 

  1. Make sure you have enabled IMAP in your RacerMail settings.  To do so, follow the instructions below on a computer:
    • Login to your RacerMail account.
    • Click on Settings in the upper-right hand corner.
    • Click Forwarding and POP/IMAP.
    • Choose Enable IMAP.
    • Click Save Changes.
  2. Tap Settings from your iPhone's Home screen.
  3. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  4. Tap Add Account.
  5. Tap GMail.
  6. Enter your name, email address, and password in the appropriate fields. The Address field should be your full Murray State email address (jdoe2@murraystate.edu).
  7. Tap Next.
  8. Tap Save.

 

Method 2: Using Google Sync to synchronize RacerMail's email, calendar, and/or contacts  Google Sync will synchronize your email, contacts, and/or calendars with your iPhone.  Any changes you make on your iPhone (including deleting messages) will be reflected in your RacerMail account. 
Note: You should perform a sync with iTunes to ensure that Contacts and Calendars from your iPhone are backed up to your computer.

  1. On the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Open Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap Add Account....
  4. Select Exchange.
  5. In the Email field, enter your full Murray State email address.
  6. Leave the Domain field blank.
  7. Enter your full Murray State email address as the Username.
  8. Enter your RacerMail password as the Password.
  9. Tap Next at the top of your screen. Choose Cancel if the Unable to Verify Certificate dialog appears.
  10. When the new Server field appears, enter m.google.com.
  11. Press Next at the top of your screen again.
  12. Select the Google services (Mail, Calendar, and Contacts) you want to sync (as described below), then tap Save.

Mail - This option will sync your RacerMail email with the iPhone's email application. 
Contacts - This option will sync your phone contacts with your RacerMail contacts.  Use with caution, as this may cause you to lose the contacts already on your iPhone. 
Calendar - This option will sync up to 25 calendars with the iPhone's calendar application. 
To select which calendars to sync:

  1. Sync your phone with iTunes.
  2. Open the Safari browser on your iPhone and go to https://m.google.com/sync/settings/
  3. Click on Sign in with your Google Account.
  4. Type in your ENTIRE @murraystate.edu email address and RacerMail password.
  5. Choose the device to sync.
  6. Check the calendars you wish to sync with your iPhone and tap Save.
  7. Go to your Calendar app on your iPhone. Events and calendars will begin syncing, but may take some time to complete

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Article ID: 13652
Created
Fri 6/3/16 8:06 AM
Modified
Wed 11/30/16 2:47 PM