Configure UTORmail for Mac Mail 9


  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 Other Mail Account, then click Continue.

    Mac Mail 9 UTORmail configuration

  4. Type your NameEmail Address and Password. Click Sign In

    Mac Mail 9 UTORmail configuration 

  5. You will see the Add a Mail Account window with the message it was unable to verify your account, and more options:
    • type your UTORid in the User Name field.
    • choose IMAP as Account Type.
    • In the Incoming 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).
    • In the Outgoing Mail Server field, type smtp.utoronto.ca

      Mac Mail 9 UTORmail configuration

    Click Sign In.

  6. Select the apps you want to use with this account and click Done. Close the Accounts window.
  7. 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 > Preferences and in the Accounts tab, 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.

Last update:
2016-08-19 14:09
Author:
Amanda Wagner
Revision:
1.0
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