Access your mail
Access your e-mail from Windows, Mac, and Thunderbird clients
The table below summarizes the platforms for which the mail client is available, which protocols are supported, and provides links to the corresponding configuration pages.
The Exchange protocol is required to access all features available on the server. These features include calendars, contacts and tasks management, as well as delegate Access.
|Configuration of mail client||plateforme||protocol|
|Outlook 2007/ Outlook 2010/2013||Exchange|
|Outlook 2011/ AppleMail||Exchange|
|Thunderbird||IMAPS et POPS|
Accessing e-mail from a Web browser
You can also access to your e-mails using a Web browser. This is useful particularly when travelling.
Access from a PDA or tablet
General settings for accessing your mailbox
Here are general settings to enter in your messaging application:
E-mail address: email@example.com
Ingoing mail server, POP3 or IMAP: ewa.epfl.ch
Username: the username "Gaspar" that has been given to you
Outgoing mail server: mail.epfl.ch
LDAP server (directory): ldap.epfl.ch, search base:: o=EPFL, c=CH
To remind you of the ports related to mail:
POP: 995 + SSL
IMAP : 993 + SSL/TLS (Normal password)
SMTP : 465 + SSL (authentifié)