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Configuring Macintosh OS X Mail for use with Univmail

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When you first run Mail, a configuration screen prompts you to setup an email account.

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Click Continue.

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For account type, select IMAP. Type your full name in the Full Name field( ex. John Smith). Type in your McMaster email address in Email Address.

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The Incoming Mail Server should be set to "univmail.cis.mcmaster.ca". Username will be your email user name, often the first part of your email address ( example. username@mcmaster.ca).


UTS recommends that you leave the password field blank.

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Click Continue.

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Click Continue.

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Make sure that Use Authentication is checked and verify your Email User Name.

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Click Continue.

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Click Continue.

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Click Continue.

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Click Done.

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Click the Get Mail icon. This will download your folders and mail from the Univmail server.

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Enter your Email password.


Click Mail and then Preferences. Then select Accounts.

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Now select Server Settings(near the bottom).

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Click Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). In Server port type in 465.

Click OK. Close the Accounts window by clicking the X in the top left corner.

Mail is now setup to work with your Univmail account.

 

 

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