Mobile Devices-Computing Services - Carnegie Mellon University

Mobile Devices

Step 1: Create a Google Apps Password

Because your password is transmitted to Google for authentication, a separate password is required when using a mobile device app or email client.

  1. Log into https://identity.andrew.cmu.edu/ with your Andrew userID and password.
  2. Follow the on-screen instructions to Set a Google Apps Password.

Step 2: Set Up Your Mobile Device

Do one of the following:

  1. Download the Gmail app
    -OR-
  2. Locate the email configuration settings on your device and enter the following:
    Server: m.google.com 
    Email: yourandrewuserid@andrew.cmu.edu
    Password: Your Google Apps @ CMU password

    Android Note: You may need to enter imap.gmail.com (Incoming Server) and smtp.gmail.com (Outgoing Server).

For detailed device steps see Google's Help pages: