"How to" Guideline series is coordinated by Helen Mongan-Rallis of the Education Department at the University of Minnesota Duluth. If you have any questions, comments, or suggestions to improve these guidelines please me at e-mail hrallis@d.umn.edu.

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How to Set up Email Accounts and Create UMD email account on iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch

By Helen Mongan-Rallis

Effective July 7, 2015, separate UMD mobile passwords are no longer required. Instead you can use your UMD Internet password (the same one that you use to access your UMD email. UMD has guidelines online that walk you through the steps to configure an iOS Mobile Device with Google Mail.

For those of you who still have your iOS configured with a mobile password, the following guidance is provided (from the above UMD website):

NOTE: In the past, a Google Desktop/Mobile Password has been required to configure email clients. The Google Desktop/Mobile Password is being retired but if you have one currently set you may continue to use it until your Internet password expires and/or reset, at which time your Google Desktop/Mobile Client Password will automatically be synced with your Internet password.

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