Configuring Other Mail Clients

Although we cannot provide extensive configuration instructions for every mail client, the following generic settings should assist you in configuring a client that we don't have detailed instructions for. If you have Two-Factor enabled, and want to use an alternative client, you will need to setup an App-Specific Password with Google.

Inbound Settings

    Protocol: IMAP
    Server: imap.gmail.com
    Port: 993
    Username: UCSBNetID@ucsb.edu
    Security: SSL

Outbound Settings

    Protocol: SMTP
    Server: smtp.gmail.com
    Port: 465 or 587
    Username: UCSBNetID@ucsb.edu
    Security: SSL
    Outgoing Mail Server Requires Authentication: Yes