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. CNet@uchicago.edu.

IMAP and POP Settings

Use these settings to add an account in Thunderbird.

  • Incoming: IMAP Server Hostname: outlook.office365.com Port: 995 SSL SSL/TLS Authentication: Normal Password
  • Incoming: IMAP Server Hostname: outlook.office365.com Port: 993 SSL SSL/TLS Authentication: Normal Password
  • Outgoing: SMTP Server Hostname: smtp.office365.com 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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