Create an Exchange ActiveSync profile to give Windows Phone devices access to your Exchange ActiveSync server for email and calendar use.

To configure Exchange ActiveSync payloads, follow the steps detailed below:

  1. Navigate to Devices > Profiles > List View > Add and select Add Profile.

  2. Select Windows and then select Windows Phone.
  3. Configure the profile's General settings.

    These settings determine how the profile deploys and who receives it. For more information on General settings, see Add General Profile Settings.

  4. Select the Exchange ActiveSync profile.
  5. Configure the Exchange settings:
    Settings Descriptions
    Mail Client

    Select the mail client for the exchange profile.

    Account Name Enter the name for the account to display in the mail client.
    Exchange ActiveSync Host Enter the public host name or server name hosting your Exchange ActiveSync.
    Use SSL Select to send all information through the Secure Socket Layer.
    Login Information
    Domain

    Enter the end-user's domain.

    You can use the Lookup Values instead of creating individual profiles for each end user.

    Username

    Enter the end-user's username.

    You can use the Lookup Values instead of creating individual profiles for each end user.

    Email Address

    Enter the end-user's email address.

    You can use the Lookup Values instead of creating individual profiles for each end user.

    Password

    Enter the password for the end user.

    You can use the Lookup Values instead of creating individual profiles for each end user.

    Identity Certificate

    Select (if desired) an Identity Certificate from the drop-down if you require the end user to pass a certificate in order to connect to the Exchange ActiveSync, otherwise select None (default).

    For more information needed to select a certificate for this payload, see Configure a Credentials Payloads.

    Settings
    Next Sync Interval (Min) Enter the number of minutes between syncs.
    Past Days of Mail to Sync Select the number of days of past mail to sync with device.
    Diagnostic Logging Select the type of diagnostic logging you want to gather.
    Content Type
    Require Data Protection Under Lock Configuration

    Enable to protect data when a device is pin locked.

    When the device is configured to use a pin lock, the protected data is encrypted using a separate enterprise key at all times. If someone gains access to the device pin lock, your organization's email and data are protected by a separate key.

    Allow Email Sync Allow the syncing of email. Disabling this setting will remove access to email through Exchange Active Sync.
    Allow Contacts Sync Allow the syncing of contacts.
    Allow Calendar Sync Allow the syncing of calendars.
  6. Select Save & Publish to push the profile to devices.