IMAP/POP Configuration Guide

This article explains how to configure a third-party email client to access Outlook 2016 in Office 365 via IMAP.

IMAP/POP Configuration

You can connect to your email account using POP3 or IMAP4 connectivity. These instructions apply to Windows and Mac. Use your CNetID email address and password.

Note: If your client does not successfully connect via IMAP, please confirm you are using the fully qualified name for user name. e.g.

IMAP and POP Settings

Use these settings to add an account in Thunderbird.

  • Incoming: IMAP Server Hostname: Port: 995 SSL SSL/TLS Authentication: Normal Password
  • Incoming: IMAP Server Hostname: Port: 993 SSL SSL/TLS Authentication: Normal Password
  • Outgoing: SMTP Server Hostname: Port: 587 SSL SSL/TLS Authentication: Normal Password

Keywords:outlook_2016,imap, o365, thunderbird   Doc ID:72611
Owner:Bob C.Group:University of Chicago
Created:2017-04-14 14:06 CDTUpdated:2017-06-19 06:36 CDT
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