Setting Up Email: iOS Mail Application (iPhone & Apple Mobile Devices)

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This article contains instructions for:

If you aren't sure which email system you are on, please see All About Email at UO.

Webmail

  1. Tap the Settings icon.
  2. Tap "Password & Accounts".
  3. Click "Add Account".
  4. Tap "Other".
  5. Tap "Add Mail Account".
  6. Enter your name, UO email address and Duck ID password (the same password you would use for Canvas or Webmail).
  7. Change the description, if you wish.
  8. Tap the "Next" button at the top right.
  9. In the "Host Name" box enter imap.uoregon.edu.
  10. In the "User Name" box enter your @uoregon.edu email.
  11. In the "Password" box enter your Duck ID password.
  12. In the Outgoing Mail Server section, in the "Host Name" box enter smtp.uoregon.edu.
  13. In the "User Name" box enter your @uoregon.edu email.
  14. In the "Password" box enter your Duck ID password.
  15. If there are any buttons/options for SSL with IMAP or SMTP, then please make sure SSL is in the ON position for IMAP and START/TLS is selected for SMTP.
  16. When configuring the ports, you'll want to have the IMAP port set to 993 and the SMTP port set to 587.
  17. Tap the "Next" button at the top right.
  18. Mail will now verify your settings... Please wait for it to finish.
  19. Tap the "Save" button at the top right.

Note: If you have issues adding the account, try entering just your DuckID in the "User Name" box instead of the full @uoregon.edu email. 

To update your password:

  1. Tap the Settings icon.
  2. Tap "Accounts & Passwords".
  3. Tap on your University of Oregon email account.
  4. Under the "IMAP" header, tap "Account".
  5. Under "Incoming Mail Server," enter your updated password.
  6. Under "Outgoing Mail Server," tap on smtp.uoregon.edu.
  7. Under "Primary Server," tap on smtp.uoregon.edu.
  8. Under "Outgoing Mail Server," tap on password and enter your updated password in the password field.
  9. Tap "Done" in the upper right-hand corner.

Exchange and UOmail

  1. Tap the Settings icon.
  2. Tap "Passwords & Accounts".
  3. In the Accounts section, click "Add Account".
  4. Tap "Microsoft Exchange".
  5. Enter your full UO email address.
  6. Change the description if you wish.
  7. Tap "Next".
  8. A prompt will ask you if you would like to connect via Microsoft. Click "Sign In".
  9. After verification is complete, enter your Duck ID password.
  10. Change the description if you wish.
  11. Tap "Next".
  12. Choose what you would like to sync to your device. Only mail is required.
  13. Tap "Save" to complete account setup.

To update your password:

The Mail app will prompt you to update your password when you open the app. If it doesn't, remove the account from Passwords & Accounts, then add it back using the instructions above.

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