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Smartphones Tested by IT

It is the policy of California State University, Northridge to provide reimbursement for use of portable equipment and/or electronic communication equipment and related services only with the prior authorization of the President, the appropriate division Vice President, or the Executive Director of the University Corporation as a condition of employment.

The table below identifies the smartphone operating systems reviewed by IT. The list of smartphone operating systems will be reviewed once every six months.

Smartphone Operating System 

Functions with the Microsoft Exchange Email System, Calendar, and Contacts?

Palm

Yes

Windows Mobile 5

Yes

Windows Mobile 6

Yes

Windows Phone 7

Yes

Windows Phone 8

Yes

BlackBerry

Effective September 30, 2013, IT will no longer provide BlackBerry enterprise server support for CSUN email, calendar and contacts.

This does not apply to BlackBerry Q10. which is supported. 

iPhone

Yes

Android

Yes*

*There is a known sync issue affecting some Motorola devices running the Android 2.1 and 2.2 operating systems. If you are connecting to the faculty & staff email system (Microsoft Exchange) from one of these devices, you may have to select the sync button to download new email messages.

Configure Your Smartphone Device

For instructions on configuring your smartphone to access your CSUN email account, view the Smartphone Guide.