Microsoft Outlook IMAP/POP client
To configure Outlook to read SSL IMAP mail, you need
to configure your server to be an IMAP server, and:
- Go to the
menu and choose
- Highlight your e-mail server name in the upper left
hand pane of the window and click the properties button. Make
sure the server is named mail.cs.duke.edu.
- Select the
the top of the window that appears.
- For incoming mail, select "This server requires a
secure connection (SSL)."
- Make sure the port is 993 or 995.
Do not forget to enable STARTLS/SSMTP for sendmail mail remotely. For more
information see the following link, SMTP AUTH/STARTTLS
If you have any questions please contact
the Lab Staff.