Mobile Devices Email Setup

Setting up your mobile device to synchronise with email, calendars and contacts.

The following instructions explain how to configure your mobile device to synchronise with Leek Highs email server. This will allow not only synchronise your email, but also your calendar, contacts and tasks.

Each device has different settings, please follow the appropriate section to find the settings for your device:

Blackberry

You need to install the software required for the synchronisation to work. Please use one of the following links from your blackberry:

For BlackBerry OS 4.7 or later use:http://my.funambol.com/bb/sync2.jad

For BlackBerry OS 4.6 or prior use:http://my.funambol.com/bb/sync.jad

Setup Instructions:

Step 1

Select the Download button to begin the download.

Step 2

Select “Ok” to continue.

Step 3

Navigate to the folder containing the Funambol application.

In most cases, it will be located in the Downloads folder.

Step 4

Select the Funambol application.

Step 5

You will see the Funambol menu.

Step 6

Select the Menu button, and then choose “Settings.”

Step 7

In the “Server Location” field, enter the address: http://mail.leekhigh.staffs.sch.uk/MDSyncML.dll

Step 8

Enter your full email address in the “Username” field, and then enter your password in the “Password” field.

Step 9

Scroll down and enter the path to the Contacts, Calendar, and Tasks folders on the server.

By default, they will be:

  • Contacts: ./contacts
  • Calendar: ./calendar
  • Tasks: ./tasks

Step 10

Select the Menu button, then select “Save.”

Step 11

Select the Menu button, and then select “Sync All.”

Step 12

While synchronization is in progress, you will see this screen.

Step 13

When synchronization is complete, you will then be able to view your calendar events, contacts, and tasks on your BlackBerry device.

Windows Mobile Devices

You need to install the software required for the synchronisation to work. Please use the following link from your Windows device:

http://www.synthesis.ch/prod_client.php?lang=e&lay=desk

Setup instructions:

1. On the mobile device, select “Applications”
2. Execute the “Synthesis SymcML” application
3. Select “Extras”
4. Select “Settings”
5. Enter the following settings:
Host: http://mail.leekhigh.staffs.sch.uk/MDSyncML.dll
Username: Your username
Password: Your email password
6. Select which items you would like to synchronize
7. Select the “Organizer” tab
8. Enter “contacts” for the contacts server path
9. Enter “calendar” for the events server path
10. Enter “tasks” for the tasks server path
11. It is recommended that the “Only from…” option is enabled. This feature allows you to limit which calendar events are sent to the device.
12. Select “Ok”
13. Select the “Synchronization icon”
Symbian OS

No installer is required.

Setup instructions:

1. From the desktop select Extra->Synchronization
2. Press the “Menu” button and select “New”
3. If the system asks you to copy data from the selected profile answer no
4. For the profile name enter “MDaemon” and press “Continue”
5. Select connection type “Internet”, the Internet access point, and press continue
6. Enter the following settings:
Host: http://mail.leekhigh.staffs.sch.uk/MDSyncML.dll
Port: 80
Username: Your user name
Password: Your email password
7. Press continue
8. Turn contacts on
9. Turn calendar on
10. Turn e-mail off
11. Press next
12. Enter “contacts” for the external contacts database and press “Continue”
13. Enter “calendar” for the external calendar database and press “Continue”
14. Set this profile as the default profile if you like and press “Continue”

Android OS

You need to install the software required for the synchronisation to work. On your android device search for Funambol in the “Market”, or click this link: market://search/?q=pname:com.funambol.androidsync

Setup instructions:

Enter the following settings:
Host: http://mail.leekhigh.staffs.sch.uk/MDSyncML.dll
Port: 80
Username: Your user name
Password: Your email password

IPhone

Please Note, Apple only currently allow contact synchronisation

You need to install the software required for the synchronisation to work. From the Apple iPhone AppStore, download and install the Synthesis SyncML client

Setup instructions:

Click on ‘Settings’ at the bottom of the screen:

Click on ‘Server Settings’ and configure as shown here:-

Server:
URL: http://mail.leekhigh.staffs.sch.uk/mdsyncml.dll

SyncML Version: automatic
Ignore SSL errors: OFF

Server Login:
User: Your email address
Password: Your email password

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