Setup the Gmail App on iOS

  1. Go to the app store on your device and search for the Gmail app and download it.
  2. When it finishes downloading, press the “open” button.

  3. Sign in with the credential given to you by the school.

  4. After signing in successfully, you’ll see the welcome page.

  5. Scroll down to the bottom of this page and press “I accept, Continue to my account.”
  6. You’ll then be asked to change your password.

  7. Please type in your password twice and press “Change Password”.

  8. After successfully changing your password. you should be able to access your emails.



Setup Gmail on an iPhone or iPad

If you want to add your CDNIS Google account to your iPhone or iPad’s system apps, you’ll want to go to Settings > Mail, Calendar, Contacts.

  1. Launch the Settings app from your Home screen.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap Add Account.01-add-google-accounts
  4. Tap Google.
  5. Google’s authenticator screen will pop open, where you can enter your CDNIS email address and password. You also may be prompted to change your password, if you’re logging in for the first time.
  6. Tap Allow when prompted with the “iOS would like to…” screen.
  7. Choose the services : Mail, Contacts and Calendars only.
  8. Tap Save.

After you save your account, you can access your settings at any time by tapping the Gmail entry under the Accounts header. If you’d like to change the description from “Gmail” to something more apt like CDNIS, tap the Account button, then tap the Description field.



Set Up CDNIS GMail On An Android Device

When you first set up your Android device, you set up a Gmail account. The Gmail application enables you to have multiple Gmail accounts, which is useful if you have  business account and a personal account.

  1. Go into Settings.
  2. Tap Accounts
  3. Tap Add Account
  4. Tap Google
  5. Enter your CDNIS Email Address
  6. Tap Next
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  7. Enter your Google password (if you are logging in the first time your will be asked to change your password)
  8. Tap Next
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  9. Tap Accept
  10. Select Remind Me Later and tap Next to bypass setting up payment information for Google Wallet for this Google Account.
  11. Select what components of your Google account you want to synchronise with your device.
  12. Tap Next to finish the Google account setup
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Finding The Wireless MAC Address On Your Android Device

Depending on your device, attempt to follow one set of instructions listed below:

  1. On the Home screen, tap the Menu button and go to Settings.
  2. Tap About Phone.
  3. Tap Status.
  4. Scroll down to see your WiFi MAC address.


  1. On the Home screen, tap the Menu button and go to Settings.
  2. Tap About Phone.
  3. Tap Hardware information.
  4. Scroll down to see your WiFi MAC address.


  1. On the Home screen, press the Menu key and select Settings.
  2. Now select Wireless and network.
  3. Select WiFi Settings. You will find the MAC address under the Advanced section.