Office of Information Technology

Apple Mac Mail

Step 1.

Go to Preferences

In Apple Mail.  Click on Mail  Preferences

Step 2.

Click on Configure LDAP...

Under the Composing section, click on the Configure LDAP... button

Step 3.

Add a Server

Click on the + button in the bottom left to add a new server

Step 4.

Fill in the Server Info

Fill out the Server Info window with the following information:

Name: EDIR

Server: edir.alaska.edu

Port: 389

Search Base: ou=people,dc=alaska,dc=edu

Then click Save, and close out of the preferences window--

You're Done!!


Using EDIR

Using EDIR within MacMail is easy, simply start typing a name in the To: field and it will automatically start searching for you.

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