Exchange - IMAP Connections | Office of Information Technology

Exchange - IMAP Connections

Last Updated: 07/20/2015

Overview

Email programs like Thunderbird and Windows Live Mail require IMAP connections to access OIT's current Exchange service.

Mobile devices that don't have ActiveSync capabilities, like Blackberry, can also be configured to have an IMAP connection using the information below.

Exchange Online Migration

Starting February 2015, campus units and departments began being migrated to Exchange Online, on an individual basis. If your department has been migrated, please visit the Exchange Online service area for more information.

Settings

  • Incoming Mail Server
    • Type: IMAP
    • Host: exchangeimap.colorado.edu
      • SSL Enabled
      • Authentication: Password
      • Port: 993
    • User name: your CU Login name
    • Password: your IdentiKey password
  • Outgoing Mail Server
    • Type: SMTP
    • Host: smtp.colorado.edu
      • STARTTLS Enabled (if supported, SSL if not)
      • Authentication: Password
      • Port: 587
    • User name: your CU Login name
    • Password: your IdentiKey password