The following article contains information about syncing your Sony Ericsson phone with your Zimbra mail. Mobility options for the Sony Ericsson include:
- Zimbra Mobile Web Client
- (Unsupported) Roadsync for Exchange with Zimbra Mobile
These options offer different levels of access and synchronization. All Sony Ericsson users will be able to access their mail, contacts, and calendar using Zimbra Mobile Web Client, regardless of whether their ZCS deployment is Open Source or Network Edition. Other mobility options, such as over-the-air (OTA) synchronization or push email, depend on what model of Sony Ericsson is being used and what type of ZCS deployment is being accessed (Open Source or Network Edition).
Accessing ZCS using Zimbra Mobile Web Client
All devices with an HTML-compatible browser can access Zimbra email, contacts, calendar, and briefcase using the Zimbra Mobile Web Client.
To use the Zimbra Mobile Web Client, open the HTML-compatible browser on your phone and type in the URL of your Zimbra Server with a /m/ at the end of the URL. For example:
Accessing Zimbra Mail using Zimbra Mobile and Roadsync for Exchange
You can also use Roadsync for Exchange with Zimbra Mobile to access your ZCS Mail. Roadsync for Exchange offers ActiveSync and push mail, in addition to other mobility features.
This option will only work for Network Edition users who have Sony Ericsson models which support Roadsync for Exchange. The following list details devices are supported by Roadsync.
- Sony Ericsson models running on the Symbian S60 platform
- Sony Ericsson models running on the Android platform
- XPERIA X10
- Sony Ericsson models running on the Symbian UIQ platform
- Sony Ericsson models running on the Symbian UIQ2 platform
Note: Sony Ericsson devices running on the Symbian UIQ2 and Android platforms do not have Roadsync bundled with the device. These users will need to download this program to attempt to use this mobility option.
Note: This list was compiled March 19, 2010, and may not be current. For an up-to-date, comprehensive list of devices supported by Roadsync, see the Roadsync website.
To configure your Zimbra account in Roadsync, configure it as an Exchange Account using the following settings.
- Server name: server address of the Zimbra server, NOT a URL!
Note: Do not prefix the server address with http://
- Domain: The domain defined in the Zimbra server.
- User Name: your exchange account user name
- Password: your exchange account password