Apple Mail Configuration

Instructions on setting up Apple Mail for IMAP

Apple Mail for IMAP


Mail Settings for setting up Organization account for Mail clients (i.e. Microsoft Outlook)

Mail Server Information  Advanced Settings SSL Encrypted Connection
 Incoming Mail Serverimap.mail.rice.edu  Incoming server (IMAP)  993
 Outgoing Mail Server smtp.mail.rice.edu  Outgoing server (SMTP)  465
 Usernameorganization account username  
 Password   organization account password    

** Organization accounts are managed by the account owner through Rice Online Account Management System: https://mynetid.rice.edu

Apple Mail settings for Rice Mail (Cyrus):

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".




Keywords:Apple Mail IMAP   Doc ID:112759
Owner:Diane Y.Group:Rice University
Created:2021-07-30 10:44 CSTUpdated:2021-07-30 10:53 CST
Sites:Rice University
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