Exchange account configuration (macOS user policy)

With the Exchange account configuration you set up an Exchange Web Services (EWS) account for Contacts, Mail, Reminders, and Calendar.

Setting

Description

Account name

The account name.

Exchange server

The Exchange server address.

If you use the Sophos Mobile EAS proxy, enter the URL of the EAS proxy server.

Domain

The domain for this account.

User

The user for this account.

If you enter the variable %_USERNAME_%, the server replaces it with the actual username.

Email address

The email address of the account.

If you enter the variable %_EMAILADDRESS_%, the server replaces it with the actual email address.

Password

The password for this account.

If you leave this field empty, users must enter the password on their devices.

Turn on OAuth 2.0

The account uses the OAuth 2 authentication framework, i.e. users authenticate with their Microsoft credentials.

OAuth authorization endpoint

The URL of the OAuth endpoint handling requests for user authentication, i.e. the Microsoft sign-in page.

When you use this, the Autodiscover feature of Exchange Online and Exchange Server is not used and you must enter a server address in Exchange server.

SSL/TLS

The connection to the Exchange server is secured by SSL or TLS (depending on what the server supports).

We recommend that you select this check box.