Apple Mail Configuration
Instructions on setting up Apple Mail for IMAP
Apple Mail for IMAP
Apple Mail settings for Rice Mail (Cyrus):
Summary of Mail Settings
Mail Server Information Advanced Settings
SSL Encrypted Connection Incoming Mail Server imap.mail.rice.edu
Incoming server (IMAP)
993 Outgoing Mail Server
Outgoing server (SMTP)
465 Username NetID Password
** NetID Password
1. The IMAP account setup, click on "Mail" and then "Preferences". You will then click the "Accounts" tab then "Server Settings" tab. Make sure to uncheck the "Automatically manage connection settings" check box to see more options as show below. Change the Port to "993".
2. In the "Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP)" section, uncheck the "Automatically manage connection settings" check box to see more options as shown below. Make sure to change the port to "465".
3. Once you modify these settings, click "Save".