University of California, Riverside

RMail for Faculty

Configure your Windows Mobile Device

Google App Sync for Windows Mobile

Google provides Google App Sync for Windows mobile to easily sync email and other Google apps. You can use the instructions to Set up Google Sync on your Windows mobile device

Enable IMAP in R'Mail on the Web

Enable IMAP access in R'Mail account

First, enable IMAP in R'Mail

  1. Click the Gears icon
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Forwarding and POP/IMAP
  4. Select Enable IMAP
  5. Click Save Changes
  6. Set your Google Password (Your Google Password will be your password only for POP/IMAP access to your account.  You will continue to use your UCR password for web access.)

Enable IMAP access in R'Mail

Enable IMAP access in R'Mail

For IMAP/POP access you should also turn on "Allow less secure apps" in your R'Mail account settings:

  • In your R'Mail account, under your account initial or image, click My Account.
  • Click "Sign-in & security" and scroll to the section for "Connected apps and sites"
  • Flip the toggle for "Allow less secure apps" so that it is in the On position.
 Less Secure Apps Toggle On

Set your R'Mail (Google) Password

Please see the instructions on how to set your R'Mail Google Password. This must be completed before setting up you device.

Connect R'Mail Account to Windows Phone

Alternatively, the following are generic instructions for setting up your R'Mail account on your Windows mobile device.

1. Go to the App list (usually on the Start menu) and tap People Windows Phone - people
2. Tap "set up account" or "add account" Windows Phone - add an account
3. Tap "add an account" Windows phone - add an account
5. Tap Google from the Add An Account screen. Windows phone - Google
6. You will be prompted to authorize Windows Phone to access your Google Account. Tap "connect" to continue.  Windows phone - connect

7. Sign in with your Google Account. 

Password: your Google password 

Press Sign in.

Windows phone - sign in

8. You need to allow your Windows Phone to manage your Google Account information. Press Accept to continue.

The Google Mail app will automatically appear in your App list. 


More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Computing and Communications
Computing & Communications Bldg.

Tel: (951) 827-4741
Fax: (951) 827-4541