[Exchange] How can I set up my iPhone or iPod Touch to connect to the UNC Exchange service?

This document explains how to configure your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch for your UNC e-mail account, with instructions for Campus Exchange accounts.

If you do not already have a campus email account, then please visit UNC Email Sign-up Page.
An Apple iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch running at least version 2.0 software is required for Exchange ActiveSync.
Configuration Settings
  • User Name: Onyen
  • Password: Onyen Password
  • Server: outlook.unc.edu
  • Domain: AD

Exchange (@ad.unc.edu accounts) Email Setup on iOS

Setup on iOS 7.x

To configure your iPhone for your Exchange account, go to the iOS-SettingsApp app and choose Mail, Contacts, and Calendars.

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Tap Add Account… . When you are presented with a list of account choices, choose Microsoft Exchange.

 

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In the Exchange screen, use the following credentials:

Configuration Settings
Email: Enter your published e-mail address (lookup at http://dir.unc.edu)Domain: adUsername: Your OnyenPassword: Your Onyen Password

Description: Enter a name for the account. By default, the description will be your e-mail address.

 

 

Tap Next.

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If you get an Unable to Verify Certificate pop-up, just tap Accept. The iPhone simply wasn’t able to reach the Exchange ActiveSync server automatically based on your e-mail address.

After it verifies your Exchange account information, a new field called Server will appear. Enter outlook.unc.edu as the server, then tap Done.

 

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After it verifies your Exchange information once more, tap Save to save your changes.

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Setup on iOS 2.x

To configure your iPhone for your Exchange account, go to the Settings app and choose Mail, Contacts, and Calendars.

Tap Add Account… . When you are presented with a list of account choices, choose Microsoft Exchange.

In the Exchange screen, use the following credentials:

Configuration Settings
Email: Enter your published e-mail address (lookup at http://dir.unc.edu)Domain: adUsername: Your OnyenPassword: Your Onyen Password

Description: Enter a name for the account. By default, the description will be your e-mail address.

 

Tap Next.

If you get an Unable to Verify Certificate pop-up, just tap Accept. The iPhone simply wasn’t able to reach the Exchange ActiveSync server automatically based on your e-mail address.

After it verifies your Exchange account information, a new field called Server will appear. Enter outlook.unc.edu as the server, then tap Next.

After it verifies your Exchange information once more, tap Done to save your changes.