Google Apps: Instructions for Mobile Devices

Google Apps: Instructions for Mobile Devices

You can access your Cedarville Google Mail account from your smartphone or tablet. This allows you to check your Cedarville email straight from your device. If you would like to use Google Apps on your mobile device, you must first connect your device to your Cedarville Google Mail account. 

Note:

You can also access additional Google Apps, such as Google Drive and Google Docs, from your mobile device. From the app store, download any Google App on to your device and log in with your Cedarville Google account username and password.

Connecting to Google Mail From an iOS Device (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch)

  1. On your iOs device, tap [Settings] > Select "Mail" > Tap [+ Add Account].
  2. From the resulting list, select "Google."
  3. In the "Email" filed, enter your full Cedarville email address (including @cedarville.edu). You will then be redirected to a Cedarville login page. 
  4. Enter your CedarNet username and password.
  5. Tap the right arrow or [Next] to proceed to the next page. 
  6. From the resulting list, choose the items you would like to sync to your iOS device. You can always edit these settings at a later time when you tap [Settings] > Select "Accounts & sync" > Select your Cedarville Google account. 
  7. In a few minutes, your device should receive the emails and calendar events synced from your Cedarville Google account. 

Connecting to Google Mail from an Android Device

  1. On your Android device, tap [Settings] > Select "Accounts" > Tap [+Add] or [+Add Account].
  2. From the resulting list, select "Google."
  3. In the "Email" field, enter your full Cedarville email address (including @cedarville.edu). You will then be redirected to a Cedarville login page.
  4. Enter your CedarNet username and password. 
  5. Tap the right arrow or [Next] to proceed to the next page.
  6. From the resulting list, choose the items you would like to sync to your Android device. You can always edit these settings at a later time when you tap [Settings] > Select "Accounts & sync" > Select your Cedarville Google account. 
  7. In a few minutes, your device should receive the emails and calendar events synced from your Cedarville Google account. 

Additional Google App Services for Android Devices

Cedarville Google Apps offers some additional services for Android devices. From your personal computer, you can locate your device if lost, wipe your device remotely, and make your device ring. 

To activate these Google Android services: 

  1. On your Android device, open the [Google Play Store] app.
  2. In the search bar, search for "Device Policy" and install the "Google Apps Device Policy" app.
  3. Once installed, open the app and locate your Cedarville email address at the top of the screen. If it is not there, select your Cedarville email address from the drop-down menu. 
  4. Tap [Next] > Tap [Activate]. The device will then warn you of the policies that you are about to activate.
  5. Tap [Enforce]. The device will talk to Google's serves, and then you will receive confirmation that it is working or that the device was successfully synced.
  6. To access Google's Android services on your computer, open a browser and navigate to http://www.google.com/apps/mydevices.


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