Information Technology

BUmail and Wireless on Windows Phone 7

NOTE: To set up an email account on your phone, you must have a working cellular data or Wi-Fi connection. If your device does not have a data plan, please see our Windows Phone 7 Wireless information.

Connect to BUmail ~ Show Information

Exchange 2010

Note: Unless you have another email account configured on your phone in Exchange, BUmail should be configured to use Exchange 2010.

  1. On Start, flick left to the App list, tap Settings, and then select Email & accounts
  2. Select Add an account
  3. Select Outlook Exchange and Office 365
  4. Select the Email address box, and then enter your Butler email address
  5. In the Password box, enter your Butler password
  6. Select Sign in
  7. You may get an error box saying that settings couldn't be found. Select try again.
  8. Enter the domain butler.edu and select Sign in
  9. You may get an error saying the settings couldn't be found again. Select Advanced.
  10. Enter bumail.butler.edu for the server name and select Sign in

If you cannot get your Windows Phone 7 connected to your BUmail account, please contact the Help Desk.

IMAP

  1. On Start, flick left to the App list, tap Settings, and then select Email & accounts
  2. Select Add an account Outlook
  3. Select the Email address box, and then enter your Butler email address
  4. In the Password box, enter your Butler password
  5. Sign in.
  6. If the account settings are found, wait for your Exchange Server email, calendar, and contacts to be synced to your phone. You're all done setting up your account.
  7. If you are required to enter manual settings, select Advanced Setup, and then select Internet email account. Enter the following information:
    • The email account type- IMAP
    • The incoming email server address- bumail.butler.edu
    • The outgoing (SMTP) email server address- bumail.butler.edu
    • Server authentication settings - Requires Authentication
    • SSL requirements for incoming email - Secure Password Authentication, Uses Secure Socket Layer
    • SSL requirements for outgoing email - Requires Authentication, TLS Encryption, Port 587

If you cannot get your Windows Phone 7 connected to your BUmail account, please contact the Help Desk.

Connect to BU Secure Wireless ~ Show Information

  1. On Start, flick left to the App list, and then select Settings. Select Wi-Fi.
  2. Please verify that Wi-Fi networking is set to On and that you are in a wireless area
  3. Select BU Secure Wireless from the list of available networks
  4. Enter your Butler username and password
  5. Your device should now be connected to the Internet

Connect to BU Guest/Open Wireless ~ Show Information

  1. On Start, flick left to the App list, and then select Settings. Select Wi-Fi.
  2. Please verify that Wi-Fi networking is set to On and that you are in a wireless area
  3. Select BU Guest/Open Wireless from the list of available networks
  4. A screen will appear in your internet browser with username and password fields, as well as two links. Click on the I Don't Have a Butler Account - Create a Guest Account link.
  5. Enter the required information and click Submit
  6. The page will confirm that your account has been successfully created. Make a note of your username and password. These appear below along with the information you entered on the previous page.
  7. When you have your information ready, click on the button labeled I have my username and password, take me to the log in screen
  8. Enter your username and password. Click Log In.
  9. The Butler University Computer Use Policy appears. Once you have read the policy, indicate your acceptance by checking the Accept the terms and conditions box, then click Accept.
  10. An Active-X download may take a few seconds. You may also see a notification that your IP Address is being renewed.
  11. Once completed, you should now have Internet access

If you cannot get your Windows Phone 7 connected to the Butler network, please contact the Help Desk.

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