UW-Physics Email Settings
Email Address: email@example.com
Server Type: IMAP
Server Name: mail.physics.wisc.edu
User Name: yourlogin
IMAP Port: 993
Outgoing Server Name: mail.physics.wisc.edu
Outgoing Server Port: 587
Outgoing Server Type: TLS (SSL)
Outgoing Server Auth: Password
For security reasons, you are required to use encryption (SSL) accessing email (IMAP) and sending outgoing email (SMTP). For IMAP, set the port to "993" and click on the "Use SSL" or "Use secure connection (SSL)" check box. For SMTP, click on the "Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)" check box or the "TLS" radio button under "Use secure connection:" and make sure the port is set to "587".
There are also specific instructions for setting up Thunderbird available.
For web mail, use https://mail.physics.wisc.edu.
Please do not hesitate to contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about these parameters. Note that you must send mail from a .edu, cern.ch, or desy.demail account.