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UTmail+: Configuring the iPhone email app

Please note: When you log in to UTmail+ through a web browser, your login is managed by the University of Toronto. Any means of accessing the UTmail+ service other than through a web browser will securely transmit your UTORid and password through Microsoft’s systems.

  1. Before you set up your mobile device to access UTmail+, you must verify your UTORid (you will only need to do this once). Go to and click on verify under Problems with your UTORid?.
  2. Log in with your UTORid and password. You should see a message stating “Your UTORid and password have been checked and should work.”.
  3. From the Home screen, choose Settings, then Passwords & Accounts, then Add Account.
  4. Tap the Exchange option near the top of the list.

    Throughout the setup screens, you will need to fill in the information below. If, at some point, you see a pop-up with the choice to Configure Manually or Sign In, tap Configure Manually.

    Tap Next to navigate through the screens.

    your Email address: (usually of the form "")
    your Password: your UTORid password 
    Description: UTmail+
    Domain: Leave blank
    Username: (this is the same as your email address and is usually of the form ""

    Email Settings
  5. Once the iPhone has confirmed connectivity with the Exchange server, you will be asked which type of folders to synchronize. By default Email, Contacts, and Calendars are selected. Tap Save.
  6. When you have completed the setup process, your mail and other selected options will begin syncing.

Having problems? Contact the Information Commons Help Desk, 1st floor, Robarts Library  (416 978-4357,