Iphone to a SBS box

On December 13, 2008, in macs in sbsland, by

http://msmvps.com/blogs/bradley/archive/2007/10/14/to-get-an-iphone-to-connect-to-a-sbs-box.aspx

With the activesync technology in the iPhone, that entire blog post is obsolete. 

SBS 2008 it should just automagically work .. with the exception if you have a self signed cert there’s a click in there to say “just accept the cert” or something like that.

SBS 2003 you’ll need to put the server name in.

How To Set Up iPhone Exchange ActiveSync – Stephen Foskett, Pack Rat:
http://blog.fosketts.net/2008/07/10/how-to-set-up-iphone-exchange-activesync/

Walkthrough: Exchange ActiveSync On Your iPhone 2.0 | The iPhone Blog:
http://www.theiphoneblog.com/2008/07/13/walkthrough-exchange-activesync-on-your-iphone-20/

But the days of hacking into imap are over.

 

One Response to Iphone to a SBS box

  1. Chris Knight says:

    It depends. The EAS isn’t a complete implementation and is slightly buggy, so IMAP might still be needed. YMMV.