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Setting Up Campus IMAP E-Mail with Apple Mail

This document covers how to set up a campus e-mail account using IMAP with SSL. This is an alternative for those who want only mail functionality, or those that use systems that do not work with the new MAPI Exchange 2007 or higher protocol.

1.) Navigate to Mail > Preferences from the menu bar with the Mail application open. With the preferences open to the accounts page click the plus in the lower left hand side to add an account. If your Mail.app has never be used skip to step two as this will be your first account.
Click the plus to add.

2.) Fill out the add account info with your own, and click "Continue".
Add your info.

3.) Incoming Mail: Select the account type IMAP, and use the server name "owa.uwgb.edu", and enter your account info; click "Continue".
Add server and account

4.) Outgoing Mail: Enter the server name "owa.uwgb.edu" to the mail server box, and make sure to check "Use Authentication"; click "Continue".
Enter info

5.) Confirm that the account is set to use SSL and go online; click "Continue".
Confrim info

6.) Preferences will reappear with the info we just added. You may close that window.
Pref 

7.) Apple Mail will now pull in your mail. This may take time depending on your mailbox size.
Loading mail



Keywords:apple, mail, 10.5, 10.6, 10.7, 10.8, 10.9, imap, IMAP, owa, ssl,imap with ssl, supported email,   Doc ID:33263
Owner:Kevin B.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2013-09-09 17:38 CSTUpdated:2016-05-09 13:59 CST
Sites:UW Green Bay
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