How do I set up ActiveSync on my Android phone?
Set up an Android device with a Microsoft® Office 365 or Exchange ActiveSync account
- Open your device’s Settings app. Tap Accounts. If you can’t see ‘Accounts’, tap Users & accounts.
- At the bottom, tap Add account.
- Tap Exchange.
- Enter your Microsoft® Office 365 or Exchange ActiveSync email and credentials.
What is Microsoft ActiveSync used for?
Overview of Exchange ActiveSync Exchange ActiveSync lets mobile phone users access their email, calendar, contacts, and tasks, and lets them continue to access this information when they’re working offline. Standard encryption services add security to mobile communication with the server.
What is native Microsoft Sync technology?
Unlocking new features: The native Microsoft sync technology will enable Outlook for iOS and Android to take advantage of native Microsoft 365 or Office 365 features it does not support today, such as S/MIME, Microsoft Information Protection labeling, and shared mailboxes.
What is Microsoft Sync technology?
Within the Microsoft 365- or Office 365-based architecture, Outlook for iOS and Android uses the native Microsoft sync technology as the protocol for data synchronization. The protocol, based on HTTP and XML, lets mobile phones access an organization’s information on a server that’s running Microsoft Exchange.
What is the Android version of the ActiveSync client?
An example of and EAS client string is “Android-EAS/2.0” where the number is the version of the ActiveSync client. Devices with those strings report the Android version in another column. Here are some additional examples of the Android version numbers: 100.202, 100.20303, 100.20304, 100.20305, 100.20306, 100.40003, 100.40004
How do I find ActiveSync devices in my organization?
Some parameters and settings may be exclusive to one environment or the other. Use the Get-ActiveSyncDevice cmdlet to retrieve the list of devices in your organization that have active Exchange ActiveSync partnerships. Note: In Exchange 2013 or later, use the Get-MobileDevice cmdlet instead.
What can I do with Exchange ActiveSync on my mobile device?
All users who have an Exchange mailbox can synchronize their mobile device with the Microsoft Exchange server. You can perform the following Exchange ActiveSync tasks: Enable and disable Exchange ActiveSync for users Set policies such as minimum password length, device locking, and maximum failed password attempts.
What is ActiveSync and how does it work?
Exchange ActiveSync lets mobile phone users access their email, calendar, contacts, and tasks, and lets them continue to access this information when they’re working offline.