Setting up Symbian phones to connect to MDaemon's SyncML service

This article will explain configuring a Symbian OS phone to connect to MDaemon's SyncML service. Symbian phones come with a SyncML client so there is no need to install additional software on these devices. One only needs to set up the synchronization profile.

To set up the synchronization profile:

  1. From the desktop select Extra | Synchronization
  2. Press the Menu button and select New
  3. If the system asks you to copy data from the selected profile answer 'no.'
  4. For the profile name enter 'MDaemon' and press Continue
  5. Select connection type 'Internet', the Internet access point and press Continue
  6. Enter the following settings:
    Host: http://mail.example.com/MDSyncml.dll (where mail.example.com is the URL of the WorldClient server)
    Port: Port used by WorldClient (default is 3000)
    Username: Your MDaemon email address
    Password: Your MDaemon password
  7. Press Continue
  8. Turn contacts on
  9. Turn calendar on
  10. Turn email off
  11. Press Next
  12. Enter 'contacts' for the external contacts database and press Continue
  13. Enter 'calendar' for the external calendar database and press Continue
  14. Set this profile as the default profile if you'd like and press Continue