Setting up an account
Creating an account
From the home screen or the list of applications, go to settings:
Then select "email+accounts":
Select "add an account":
Select an "Outlook" account:
Enter your email address and password and tap "sign in":
Windows Phone then tests the settings to connect automatically.
If it fails to connect, switch to advanced mode:
Correct the username and the server:
Barring special cases, the settings are as follows:
- The username is your email address.
- The server address (bluemind.loc in this example) is the BlueMind url access (excluding
E.g. if in your web browser you access BlueMind at then you need to enter bm.bluemind.loc.
Once this has been corrected, a connection with the server should be established; Windows Phone performs an initial synchronization and the account is shown in settings:
Selecting which items to synchronize
Once your account is set up correctly, you can customize its name, select which items to synchronize and how often (as items arrive, every 30 mins, 1 hour, etc. or for an extended period e.g. the last 7 days, the last month, etc.):
Access to BlueMind Mail is shown on the home screen and shows the number of unread messages if any:
All account data is synchronized and available: messages, contacts, calendar:
Forcing the calendar to refresh
To force the calendar to synchronize:
- Go to settings > "e-mail+account"·
- Long press the account you want
- Tap "Synchronize" in the menu that appears: