MobileMe - Can I use just calendar/contact sync?

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by ksmith80209, Jul 9, 2008.

  1. ksmith80209 macrumors 6502a

    Aug 15, 2007
    Maybe this has been answered, but I don't think so...

    I currently have an iPhone and an IMAP account ( that works pretty well pulling mail every 15 minutes. I have to have my own domain for email as this is my primary business phone (sending from won't do).

    (1) Is it possible to use MobileMe to wirelessly sync my calendar (use iCal) and contacts but continue to use my IMAP for email every 15 min?

    (2) When someone sends you a meeting invitation, will the 2.0 s/w allow you to (a) accept/decline (iCal does - iPhone currently doesn't) and will the meeting then sync wirelessly to iCal/iPhone (via MobileMe)?

    Thanks for any info.
  2. The General macrumors 601

    Jul 7, 2006
    Yes. On your iPhone, Mac and Windows box, do not setup MobileMe mail. Instead, setup your IMAP mail. You can accept meeting invitations via any email.
  3. JonboyDC macrumors regular

    Jul 19, 2004
    You can have multiple e-mail accounts set up on your phone, so there's no reason having MobileMe set up would force you to stop using your existing e-mail.
  4. ksmith80209 thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Aug 15, 2007

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