How to configure a program to read the UiO e-mail
All office computers at UiO shall have the right settings. The information in this document can be used to make settings in the email program at home, on a mobile phone or another computer or mobile device. You also need to make these settings if you choose to use an email program that is not supported at UiO on your office computer. See list of supported applications.
Find your e-mail address
You will always have to enter your e-mail address. If you are not sure of your e-mail address you will find e-mail information in Brukerinfo. Log in with your UiO username and password.
Configuration settings for e-mail clients at UiO
|SMTP||smtp.uio.no||587 (TLS) / 465 (SSL)||Send mail|
|IMAP||imap.uio.no||143 (TLS) / 993 (SSL)||Read mail|
Postmaster normally recommend that you choose smtp.uio.no (authenticated on port 587 with TLS) to send e-mail and imap.uio.no (on port 143 with TLS) to access the received e-mail.
Configuration settings for the LDAP directory service at the UiO
The LDAP directory service allows you to search for people associated with UiO.
|Don't return more than:||50|
Please note that if a person has multiple user accounts, then only the primary account will be available. It is also possible to refuse to be registered in LDAP, so this is not a complete catalog of all at the University.