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IMAP/SMTP Configuration Notes for Soton

Posted by mfluch on January 2, 2008

The following informations are needed to access the IMAP/SMTP service at the University of Southampton:

Incomming Mail (IMAP):

  • IMAP server: imap.exchange.soton.ac.uk
  • Port: 993
  • Encryption: SSL
  • User name: ISS username
  • Mail path: ~/Mail

Outgoing Mail (SMTP):

  • SMTP server: smtp.soton.ac.uk
  • Port: 25
  • Encryption: TLS
  • Authentication: Yes
  • User name: ISS username

2 Responses to “IMAP/SMTP Configuration Notes for Soton”

  1. Annalene Hansen said

    I’m having trouble; what does the ‘ISS username’ stand for? As I’m struggling with what username it is (as in the format)

    • mfluch said

      Hi Annalene, unfortunately I cannot help you, it has been too long since I have been to Soton… There is even good chance that the above configuration is not even right anymore.

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