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Configure Mac Mail to Connect to UWyo Email (Mac OS X Snow Leopard)


This document explains how to initially configure Mac Mail running on Snow Leopard to access UW Exchange Email.


  1. Click on the Mac Mail icon. If you have never opened Mail before, the mail configuration wizard will open. Skip to Step 4.
  2. When Mail opens, click on Mail in the Menu Bar and choose Preferences.
  3. Choose Accounts at the top and click on the + in the lower left.
  4. Enter your full name in the Full Name box.
  5. Enter your UW email address in the Email Address box as
  6. Enter your UW email password in the Password box and click Continue.
  7. When Mail finds a server account for the email address you provided, the Welcome to Mail - Account Summary window will open for you to verify your information. Click Create.


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Additional help with the installation and configuration of
UW-supported software is available:
Contact the IT Help Desk at 766-HELP (4357), option 1
Contact the IT Help Desk at 766-HELP (4357), option 1
Come to the student computer lab in the lobby of the
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