PV Mobile Net

You will no longer have to manually register your mobile devises (cell phone, iPad etc.), Safe Connect policy key software will start automatically the first time that you connect to the Internet. Please select PVmobilenet from the list of Networks, enter the PVAMU wireless password and login with your PantherNetID username and password. If you don’t know the password call the ITS Computer Service Center at 936-261 9330.

To connect a cell phone or tablet to the PVAMU Wireless Network:

Tap the Settings app icon

  1. Tap the Wi-Fi button in the left pane
  2. Set the Wi-Fi switch to On
  3. Select PVMobileNet
  4. Enter the security password. The security password can be obtained by calling the ITS Computer Service Center at 936-261- 9330 or   going to S.R. Collins Rm. 106.
  5. Tap  Join.

To Access your PVAMU email from your mobile phone:

1. Change your current email password by visiting the https://mypassword.pvamu.edu/  (DO NOT MISS THIS STEP)

2. Follow the instructions on your mobile phone (Tips below). Depending on your mobile phone you may have to sync your email

Tips for Student Email:

Iphone:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Accounts and Passwords
  3. Add Account
  4. Choose Exchange
  5. Fill up Email Address(Include @student.pvamu.edu) and Password
  6. Description: PV Student Email
  7. Next
  8. Server:m.google.com
  9. Domain: leave it blank
  10. User Name: email address(Include @student.pvamu.edu)
  11. Password:input your password
  12. Next and save
  13. You should be able to see email now.

Android:

  1. Settings
  2. Accounts and sync
  3. Add account
  4. Mail
  5. Email address
  6. Password
  7. Next
  8. Protocol: IMAP
  9. IMAP server: imap.gmail.com
  10. Security type: SSL
  11. Server port: 993
  12. Next
  13. SMTP server: smtp.gmail.com
  14. Security type:TLS
  15. Server port: 587
  16. Next
  17. Account Name
  18. Finish set up.

Tips for Staff Email:

Iphone:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Mail, contacts, Calendars
  3. Add Account
  4. Choose Exchange
  5. Fill up Email Address(Include Username@pvamu.edu) and Password
  6. Description:exchange
  7. Next
  8. Server:webmail.pvamu.edu
  9. Domain: PV
  10. User Name: username (DO NOT INCLUDE @pvamu.edu)
  11. Password:input your password
  12. Click Next
  13. You should see green checks next to the add ons
  14. Click Save
  15. You should be able to see email now.

Android:

  1. Go to the Phone Settings App and click ‘Accounts’
  2. Click ‘Add Account’
  3. Click ‘Microsoft Exchange’ or ‘Exchange’ (with the Gmail logo beside it)
  4. Enter your full email address and click Next
  5. Enter your password and click Next
  6. For Domain\Username, type Pv\username (delete @pvamu.edu)
  7. The Server is Webmail.pvamu.edu
  8. Port 443
  9. Security Type SSL/TLS
  10. Click Next
  11. Type the name you would like to identify the email account with and click Next
  12. Check your Email App and refresh the inbox

Mobile Phone Email FAQ

  1. My account username is not working

Make sure you are entering correct credentials. It should be yourusername@student.pvamu.edu (Note: It is @student.pvamu.edu not @pvamu.edu)