Exchange - Configuration Instructions for Apple Mail 7.x - 8.x

Last Updated: 11/04/2014
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Apple Mail for OS 10.9 -10.10 and OIT's Exchange service go hand in hand.

These are instructions for individuals who are using Apple Mail for OS 10.9 or 10.10, and want to configure their program to access an Exchange account.

If you are a first time user of Apple Mail and would like to access Exchange, please start on step 3
step 3. 


This tutorial applies to the following operating system(s):
  • MAC

Step 1

If you are already a client of Apple Mail and would like to access Exchange, first select Preferences from the Mail drop-down menu. 

Step 2

Click the icon.

Step 3


Select Exchange, then click Continue

Note: First time users - this screen will pop up when you first click on the Apple Mail icon. 

Step 4

In the pop-up window, enter:

  • Full Name
  • E-mail address (
    • If this doesn't work do your
  • IdentiKey Password.

Click Continue.

Step 5

Review Account Summary, then click Continue if satisfied. 

Step 6

Select the apps you would lke to use with your account and then click Done

Step 7

Exchange is now setup and you'll be able to see mail, calendar events, and any other services you selected. 

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