IMAPs Settings

Follow these steps to configure settings on your mail client application e.g. MsOutlook, Gmail App on Android, ipads etc;

  1. Incoming IMAP Server Name: imap.gmail.com
  2. Incoming Server Port: 993
  3. Use SSL (required): Yes
  4. Email: Your full email address e.g. xyz@students.uonbi.ac.ke or abc@uonbi.ac.ke
  5. Username: Your full email address e.g. xyz@students.uonbi.ac.ke or abc@uonbi.ac.ke
  6. Password: Your email password.

P0P3 Settings

  1. Incoming POP3 Server Name: pop.gmail.com
  2. Incoming Server Port: 995
  3. Use SSL (required): Yes
  4. Email: Your full email address e.g. xyz@students.uonbi.ac.ke or abc@uonbi.ac.ke
  5. Username: Your full email address e.g. xyz@students.uonbi.ac.ke or abc@uonbi.ac.ke
  6. Password: Your email password.

SMTP Settings

  1. Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server: smtp.gmail.com
  2. Outgoing Server Port: 587 for TLS OR
  3. Outgoing Server Port: 465 for SSL OR
  4. Enable authentication
  5. Email: Your full email address e.g. xyz@students.uonbi.ac.ke or abc@uonbi.ac.ke
  6. Username: Your full email address e.g. xyz@students.uonbi.ac.ke or abc@uonbi.ac.ke
  7. Password: Your email password.

These changes are as a result of the need for increased security measures required to safeguard online sensitive information like username and passwords during transit between mail server and mail clients.

new_imaps_and_pop3_settings.txt · Last modified: 2020/07/08 07:18 by Joram
 
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