Google Apps @ UA

Apple Mail

  1. Set up your Google-side password
  2. Enable IMAP
  3. Click Mail > Preferences....
  4. On the Accounts tab, click the + button to add a new account.
  5. Fill in the new window with the following information:
    • Full Name: [your name]
    • Email Address: your full email address [uausername@alaska.edu]
    • Password: your Google-side password
    • Important: please deselect the box next to 'Automatically set up account'
  6. Click Create.
  7. Fill in the following Incoming Mail Server information:
    • Account Type: Select IMAP
    • Incoming Mail Server: Change this to imap.gmail.com
    • User Name: your full email address [uausername@alaska.edu]
    • Password: your Google-side password
  8. Click Continue.
  9. Enter the following Outgoing Mail Server information:
    • Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.gmail.com
    • Use Authentication: selected
    • User Name: your Google Apps email address [uausername@alaska.edu]
    • Password: your Google-side password
  10. Click Continue.
  11. Review your Account Summary, and click Create.
  12. Check our recommended client settings, and adjust your client's settings as needed.
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