iPhone Setup


Follow the below instructions to complete your iPhone setup with the BMT Solutions Groupware. You will need your email, username, and password to complete this setup. The below inmages will use the username and e-mail demo@bmts.us. You must replace the values with your own username, email, and password information provided by your BMT Solutions representative or technical support team.

This configuration was completed on iOS version 6.1.2, if you are using a different version then setup on your phone might vary slightly.

Setup E-Mail

Settings

Find your iPhone "Settings" icon and select it.

Mail, Contacts, Calendars

Scroll down to the "Mail, Contacts, Calendars" item and select it.

Add Account...

Scroll down to the "Add Account..." item and select it.

Other

Scroll down to the "Other" option and select it.

Add Mail Account

Select the option "Add Mail Account".

New Account Form

  • Name : Enter your full name or what you want displayed when sending e-mail (e.g. John Q. Smith)
  • Email : Enter your e-mail address.
  • Password : Enter your password.
  • Description : Enter a description for this account. This is how the account will be displayed on your iPhone when you have multiple accounts.
  • Once the form is completely filled out press the "Next" button.

    New Account Form Page 2

    The next page should have IMAP selected at the top, if it is not please select it then fill out the form. Your Name, Email, Description, and Password should already be set based on what you entered in the previous screen.

    Incoming Mail Server
  • Host Name : Enter mail.bmts.us
  • User Name : Enter your username.
  • Password : This should already be popualted from the previous page. If not, enter your password.

  • Outgoing Mail Server
  • Host Name : Enter mail.bmts.us
  • User Name : Enter your username.
  • Password : Enter your password.

  • Once the form is completed press the "Next" button.

    Verifying

    Your iPhone will display "Verifying" for some time depending on your network connection.

    Cannot Connect Using SSL

    A pop-up message will open displaying "Cannot Connect Using SSL. Do you want to try setting up the account without SSL?". Press the Yes button.

    Verifying (Again)

    The iPhone will display "Verifying" again for some time.

    Cannot Connect Using SSL (Again)

    It will, again, display "Cannot Connect Using SSL. Do you want to try setting up the account without SSL?" message. Once again, press the Yes button.

    Verifying (Last time)

    Once more, it will display "Verifying" for a short lenght of time.

    IMAP Options

    Next, you may choose what items to sync. Make any changes needed then press the Save button.

    Done

    Your e-mail should now be setup on your iPhone.

    Setup Calendar

    Next, we cover adding your Calendar to the iPhone. You should already be at the "Mail, Contacts, Calendars" page. But, if not follow the steps above to access the "Mail, Contacts, Calendars" page.

    Add Account...

    Scroll down to the "Add Account..." item and select it.

    Other

    Scroll down to the "Other" option and select it.

    Add CalDAV Account

    Select the option "Add CalDAV Account".

    CalDAV Form

  • Server : Enter http://mail.bmts.us/SOGo/dav/demo@bmts.us - Replace demo@bmts.us with your username.
  • User Name : Enter your username.
  • Password : Enter your password.
  • Description : Enter a description for this account. This is how the account will be displayed on your iPhone when you have multiple accounts.
  • Once the form is completely filled out press the "Next" button.

    Verifying

    Your iPhone will display "Verifying" for some time depending on your network connection.

    Done

    Your Calendar should now be setup on your iPhone.

    Setup Contacts

    Next, we cover adding your Contacts to the iPhone. You should already be at the "Mail, Contacts, Calendars" page. But, if not follow the steps above to access the "Mail, Contacts, Calendars" page.

    Add Account...

    Scroll down to the "Add Account..." item and select it.

    Other

    Scroll down to the "Other" option and select it.

    Add CardDAV Account

    Select the option "Add CardDAV Account".

    CardDAV Form

  • Server : Enter mail.bmts.us
  • User Name : Enter your username.
  • Password : Enter your password.
  • Description : Enter a description for this account. This is how the account will be displayed on your iPhone when you have multiple accounts.
  • Once the form is completely filled out press the "Next" button.

    Verifying

    Your iPhone will display "Verifying" for some time depending on your network connection.

    Cannot Connect Using SSL

    A pop-up message will open displaying "Cannot Connect Using SSL. Do you want to try setting up the account without SSL?". Press the Yes button.

    Verifying (Again)

    The iPhone will display "Verifying" again for some time.

    Done

    Your Contacts should now be setup on your iPhone.