If your Century Group Google account has MFA enabled follow these steps to access Century Group’s Global Address List (GAL) on an iOS device.


Before you add the account to your device, you’ll need to generate a specific app password. You’ll only need to enter this password once so you don’t need to remember it. 


Generate App Password

  1. In Chrome, click on your avatar in the top right corner and select Manage your Google account.

  2. On the left side of your screen select Security and then select App Passwords.

  3. From the drop-down menus select Contacts and iPhone/iPad (depending on the device you’re configuring). 

  4. Click Generate.

  5. You’ll be presented with a unique app password. You can now use this password to sign in on your iOS device following the steps below. 

Updating your password on your device

If the Global Address List was previously set up on your device, you can update the password using the following steps.

  • On your iOS device, tap Settings.

  • Tap Contacts > Accounts > Exchange. (For older versions of iOS, select Passwords & Accounts > Exchange

  • Tap on Account (your email address will also be listed)

  • Delete the password, and enter the App Password you generated using the steps above

  • Tap "Done"


If you have never set up the Global address list before, follow these steps below:


Add Global Address List on your iOS device

  1. On your iOS device, tap Settings.

  2. Tap Contacts > Accounts > Add Account. (For older versions of iOS, select Passwords & Accounts and then Add Account.)

  3. Tap Microsoft Exchange.

  4. Enter your Century Group email address and tap Next.

  5. Tap Configure Manually.

  6. Enter the app password generated using the steps above and tap Next

  7. Next to Server, enter m.google.com.

  8. Next to Username, enter your Century Group email address and tap Next.

  9. Turn off all Mail, Calendar and Reminders. Only Contacts should be turned on. Tap Save.

  10. You can now access the Global Address List through Contacts on your device. 


Access the Global Address List

  1. Open Contacts on your iOS device

  2. Select Groups in the top left-hand corner

  3. Select Global Address List.

  4. Enter the employee name in the search field to display their contact information.