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Access Google Apps on Your Mobile Device

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If you would like to set up your mobile device to access your email, you will need to use a separate Google Apps password. We call this your "Google Token" so as not to be confused with the my.ryerson password that you use to access your Google Apps account through a web browser.  

Click here to get instructions on how to get your Google Token or watch external,getting Google Token video.

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Use the native Google Apps mail, contacts, and calendar apps on your Android. These instructions are for users with a Nexus or Google Play edition device.

 


Most Android phones have mobile versions of Gmail, Calendar, Contacts, and Google Talk pre-installed. You can download other mobile apps like Docs for free from Android's Play Store. To begin using these apps, follow these steps to add the account to your phone.

 


Learn how to configure the 'Email' app that comes with Android smartphones. Use this app to access Ryerson Gmail via IMAP.

 


Access other apps such as Docs and Tasks from your Android's browser app. Just point the browser to m.google.com, touch the app you want to use, and sign in to your Google Apps account with your full Ryerson Gmail email address including the @ryerson.ca

NOTE: This method does NOT require using a Google Token, but instead, use your my.ryerson password.

  1. On the Google log in page, enter your full Ryerson email address in the username field. Do not enter a password on this page.
  2. Click Sign In. You will be redirected to CAS.
  3. Sign in with your my.ryerson username and password.

 

Options for Access


Set up your iPhone, using its native applications, to sync your email, contacts, and calendars.

 


Alternately access Gmail using our Gmail app for iOS, which combines features from Gmail's mobile browser and iOS. It's available for free from Apple's Apps store. external. external,Learn more

NOTE: This method does NOT require using a Google Token, but instead, your full Ryerson Gmail address with the @ryerson.ca and your my.ryerson password.

  1. On the Google log in page, enter your full Ryerson email address in the username field. Do not enter a password on this page.
  2. Click Sign In. You will be redirected to CAS.
  3. Sign in with your my.ryerson user name and password.

 


Access other apps such as Docs and Tasks from your iPhone's browser app. Just point the browser to m.google.com, touch the app you want to use, and sign in to your Google Apps account with your full Ryerson Gmail email address including the @ryerson.ca

NOTE: This method does NOT require using a Google Token, but instead, use your my.ryerson password.

  1. On the Google log in page, enter your full Ryerson email address in the username field. Do not enter a password on this page.
  2. Click Sign In. You will be redirected to CAS.
  3. Sign in with your my.ryerson username and password.

 

Options for Access


Use the Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync to set up your Ryerson Gmail and will also allow you to sync your Google Calendar and Contacts.

 


Astrasync is a 3rd party tool recommended by CCS to synchronize your email, calendar and contacts with your Blackberry device. The cost for an Astrasync licence is $49 for the first year with discounts available for the following year(s).

 


Access your Ryerson Gmail through the BlackBerry email client.

 

 

 


Access most Google Apps in your BlackBerry's browser app. Just point the browser to m.google.com, touch the app you want to use, and sign in to your Google Apps account. with your full Ryerson Gmail email address including the @ryerson.ca

NOTE: This method does NOT require using a Google Token, but instead, use your my.ryerson password

  1. On the Google log in page, enter your full Ryerson email address in the username field. Do not enter a password on this page.
  2. Click Sign In. You will be redirected to CAS.
  3. Sign in with your my.ryerson user name and password.

 

Options for Access


Set up your Windows Mobile phone with Google Sync to access your Google Apps mail, contacts and calendars from your phone's native applications.

 


Access other apps such as Docs and Tasks from your phone's browser app. Just point the browser to m.google.com, touch the app you want to use, and sign in to your Google Apps account with your full Ryerson Gmail email address including the @ryerson.ca

NOTE: This method does NOT require using a Google Token, but instead, use your my.ryerson password.

  1. On the Google log in page, enter your full Ryerson email address in the username field. Do not enter a password on this page.
  2. Click Sign In. You will be redirected to CAS.
  3. Sign in with your my.ryerson user name and password.