First you need to start the program “Mail“.
If you didn’t already add an E-Mail account the mail-assistant should start immediately. If the mail-assistant does not start go to the taskbar and choose “Mail” -> “Add Account“. Scroll down the list and click “Add Other Account“.
Alternatively you can go to “Mail” -> “Accounts…” in the taskbar and click the small “+“-symbol in the lower left corner. Scroll down the list and click “Add Other Account” and choose “Add E-Mail Account“.
Now the Mail-assistent starts
On the first page enter your name, @uni-ak.ac.at mail address and the password of your p/s-account. Click “create account”
If another message pops up click “Next”.
Server for incoming mail:
Account Type: IMAP
User name: p/s-numberPassword: Your Uni-accounts password
If the following window appears choose “Use SSL” and enter the Port 993.
Server for outgoing mail:
Please activate “Only use this Server” and “Use authentification” Enter your p/s-number and your password
Now the following window appears:
Now you need to activate SSL and enter the port number of the IMAP-server.
To do that just click “More Options” and add the data from the picture above.
If the window didn’t open automatically you can reach it by clicking “Mail – Accounts” in your taskbar.
Alternatively you can add this settings by going to the account-settings (“Taskbar – Mail – Settings – Accounts – Advanced“)
Now go the account-settings (“Taskbar – Mail – Settings – Accounts – Advanced“) and choose your newly created account. Add the settings of the picture below:
Open the drop-down list next to “SMTP server” and choose “Edit SMTP server-list“.
In the following window choose the server which has your account-name below “Used by account“. All other required settings you can see in the picture:
Now you successfully configured Mail.