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Use the guides below to set up Office 365 Education for faculty and staff on Kindle Fire, Palm Pre, and Sidekick. 

Step-by-step guide

Kindle

  1. Locate the email application on your Kindle. It may be in your Favorites or on your Carousel. If not, you can also find it in Apps.


  2. Once inside the email app, tap the menu.
  3. Select Add account.


  4. Select Other.


  5. When you're prompted to enter your login information for the account, type your BearPassID@MissouriState.edu and BearPass Password.
  6. Choose POP 3.


  7. Enter the following into the appropriate Incoming Server Settings fields:
    1. UsernameBearPassID@MissouriState.edu (example: abc123@MissouriState.edu)
    2. Password: BearPass Password
    3. POP3 Server: outlook.office365.com
    4. Security TypeSSL (Always)
    5. Authentication TypePLAIN
    6. Port995 
       
  8. Enter the following into the appropriate Outgoing Server Settings fields:
    1. SMTP Server: outlook.office365.com
    2. Security TypeTLS (Always)
    3. Port587 (Make sure require sign in is checked)
    4. Authentication Type: LOGIN
    5. UsernameBearPassID@Missouristate.edu (example: abc123@MissouriState.edu)
    6. Password: BearPass Password
       
  9. Select how often your kindle will check for mail by opening the menu with the arrow on the right side. Pick the option that's most appropriate for you, and click Next.


  10. Type into the first field whatever name you want to be displayed on outgoing messages.
  11. Type into the second field the name for your account. it's recommended you name it something like Missouri State.

Palm Pre

  1. Tap the Mail Icon.
  2. On the top-left of the screen, tap Email > Preferences & Accounts.
  3. Scroll down to the bottom and tap Add An Account.
  4. Fill out according to your information below:
    1. Mail Type: Exchange (EAS)
    2. Serveroutlook.office365.com
    3. Email: BoomerBear@MissouriState.edu
    4. Domain: (blank)
    5. UsernameBearPassID@MissouriState.edu (example: abc123@MissouriState.edu)
    6. Password: BearPass Password

Sidekick

The T-Mobile Sidekick series of phones generally supports IMAP mail server connections and can be set up to access your Office 365 Education for Students e-mail using the following information:

  1. Go to Mail.
  2. Scroll to the Add Account tab.
  3. Choose POP/IMAP from the list and tap Add.
  4. In the Add POP/IMAP Account wizard, choose Other POP/IMAP.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Enter the following information:
    1. Mail Server: outlook.office365.com
    2. Protocol: IMAP/SSL
    3. Username: BoomerBear@MissouriState.edu
    4. Password: BearPass Password
  7. Tap Next.
  8. Enter the following information:
    1. From Name: Your Name
    2. From AddressBoomerBear@MissouriState.edu
    3. Reply-To Name: Your Name
    4. Reply-To Address: BoomerBear@MissouriState.edu
  9. Tap Next.
  10. Choose Separate tab from the Email Storage list.
  11. Tap Done.

Allow your mail messages a few moments to download and you should now have access to your Office 365 Education for Students e-mail on your T-Mobile Sidekick.

 


For questions or comments, contact the Computer Services Help Desk
HelpDesk@MissouriState.edu
417-836-5891