Configure UTORmail for Mac Mail 7 and 8


    1. Click Mail in the dock or double-click the Mail icon in your Applications folder.
    2. If you do not have an existing email account set up in Mac Mail, you will be presented with a welcome screen. If there is an exisiting email account set up already, click on Mail, then Preferences. In the window that appears click on Accounts. Then click on + located on the bottom left corner. 
    3. Choose Add Other Mail Account, then click Continue.

      Mac Mail 7 UTORmail configuration
    4. Type your Name, Email Address and Password. Click Create.

      Mac Mail 7 UTORmail configuration
    5. You will see the Add a Mail Account window again with the message that the account must be manually configured. Click Next.

      Mac Mail 7 UTORmail configuration
    6. In the Incoming Mail server window:
      • choose IMAP as Account Type.
      • In the Mail Server field, type mailbox##.utcc.utoronto.ca (where ## is your configuration number - find out your configuration number by logging into the UTORid information page).
      • type your UTORid in the User Name field.
      • Type your password in the Password field.

      Mac Mail 7 UTORmail configuration

      Click Next.
    7. Under SMTP Server, type smtp.utoronto.ca. Click Create.

      Mac Mail 7 UTORmail configuration

    8. Your account will be created and your Inbox will be populated with your messages. This may take a while to finish.

 

Other Configurations

  1. Go to Mail > Accounts and select your email account on the left hand side. Click Advanced.
  2. Make sure that Use SSL is checked. Click OK.

If you encounter problems with receiving email,  go back to the Advanced settings and set the incoming mail port to 993.

Tags: UTORmail
Last update:
2016-06-27 16:55
Author:
Amanda Wagner
Revision:
1.3
Average rating: 2.89 (35 Votes)

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