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Connect iPhone to Brown's Secure Wireless Network

The Apple iPhone is equipped with wi-fi network connectivity. The instructions for registering the iPhone to the Brown-Secure wireless network is provided below.   Note: The instructions assume that you are within the range of Brown's Wi-Fi Network.
    On your Safari within the iPhone, go to http://cloudpath.brown.edu and follow the instruction wizard to configure your device for Brown Secure.

    From here you can go into the System preferences & choose the Brown-Secure signal when you are on campus.

    Google Sync: Set Up Your Apple Device for Google Sync

    There are several ways of connecting to your Gmail account using an iPhone or iPod Touch.  These instructions were adapted from http://www.google.com/support/mobile/bin/answer.py?answer=138740&topic=14252

    To set up Google Sync on your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch device, please follow the steps below.  This will integrate the internal mail and calendar functions of your device with Google Apps, and on some models, give CIS the ability to wipe confidential data if your handheld is lost.

    Requirements and Upload

    1. Google Sync is only supported on iPhone OS versions 3.0 and above. You can check your current version by going to Settings > General > About > Version. To upgrade, follow the instructions at http://www.apple.com/iphone/softwareupdate/. Please upgrade to iPhone OS 3.0 before setting up Google Sync.

    2. Perform a sync with iTunes to ensure that Contacts and Calendars from your iPhone are backed up to your computer. Learn more about backing up your Contacts and Calendars at http://google.com/support/mobile/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=138744

    Getting Started

    1. Open the Settings application on your device's home screen.
    2. Open
    Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
    3. Tap
    Add Account....
    4. Select
    Microsoft Exchange.  Even though Brown uses Google Apps for Education, Google has licensed Microsoft's communication technology and protocols to provide the service integration.

    Enter Account Info

    5. Enter your Brown Email address (First_Last@brown.edu) in the Email field.
    6. Enter "brown.edu" in the
    Domain field.
    7. Enter your Brown Email address (First_Last@brown.edu) as the
    Username.
    8. Enter your Google Account password as the
    Password.
    9. Tap
    Next at the top of your screen.
            9a. Choose Cancel if the Unable to Verify Certificate dialog appears.
    10. When the new
    Server field appears, enter m.google.com.
    11. Press
    Next at the top of your screen again.
    12. Select the Google services (Mail, Calendar, and Contacts) you want to sync.
    13. Unless you want to delete all the existing Contacts and Calendars on your phone, select the
    Keep on my iPhone option when prompted. This will also allow you to keep syncing with your computer via iTunes.

    If you want to sync only the
    My Contacts group, you must choose to Delete Existing Contacts during the Google Sync install when prompted. If you choose to keep existing contacts, it will sync the contents of the "All Contacts" group instead. 

    You've set up Google Sync! Synchronization will begin automatically if you have Push enabled on your device. You can also open the Mail, Calendar or Contacts app and wait a few seconds to start a sync.