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Configure Email with Cyrus (IMAP)

To configure your Carnegie Mellon Cyrus (IMAP) email with your mobile device follow these steps:

  1. Locate the email configuration settings.
  2. Enter the following (terminology may vary):
    Note: Depending on your device, you may not need to enter all the settings below.

    Description: CMU Mail
    Protocol: IMAP

    Incoming Server:
    Security Type: SSL
    Port: 993

    Outgoing Server
    Security Type: SSL
    Port: 465

    Email Address: Enter your Carnegie Mellon email address+ (e.g.,
    Username: Enter your Andrew userID+. Windows devices: Enter your Carnegie Mellon email address.
    Password: Enter your Andrew password.

    Note: To avoid downloading a full list of bboards, add a "+" after your email address and Andrew userID.