Email Setup on Mac

        1. Click the Mail icon in your dock or double-click the Mail icon in your Applications folder.

        2. If this is your first time using the Mail application, you should see the "Choose a Mail account provider" screen.

          If there is an existing account setup already, follow the steps below to get to the "Choose a Mail account provider" screen:
          • Click Mail on the top left of the screen
          • Click Preferences within the Mail menu
          • Select the Accounts tab
          • Click on the + located on the bottom left of the Accounts window

        3. Choose Exchange and click Continue.

          Mac Mail Exchange choice

        4. Type your name, email address and password in the appropriate fields and click Sign In.

          Name: Your name
          Email Address: Your Capilano University email address (firstnamelastname@my.capilanou.ca)
          Password: Your Capilano University password

          Mac Mail initial info

        5. On the next screen, fill out the requested fields and click Sign In.

          Email Address: Your Capilano University email address (firstnamelastname@my.capilanou.ca)
          User Name: Your Capilano University email address (firstnamelastname@my.capilanou.ca)
          Password: Your Capilano University password
          Internal URL: outlook.office365.com
          External URL: outlook.office365.com

          Mac Mail full settings

        6. Select the applications you would like to use and click Done to complete the setup.

          Mac Mail apps

        Questions?

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