Configuration of Email ProgramsThe configuration depends on the kind of email program ("email client") which you use to read your email. All clients have to define the connections to our email server infrastructure. The most important information is summarized in the following table. For a couple of well known email clients such as Outlook and Thunderbird as well as for the web access a more detailed description of the configuration is available.
|IMAPS||Fetching email||mail.ethz.ch (Port 993)||only encrypted SSL connection supported|
|SMTPS||Sending emails||mail.ethz.ch (Port 587)||STARTTLS|
|HTTPS||Web-Access||https://mail.ethz.ch||Getting and sending emails via web browser|
|RPC over HTTP||Exchange Server||mail.ethz.ch||For Outlook clients|
|Active Sync||Exchange Server||mail.ethz.ch||For Smartphones|