LSUMail: Supported E-mail Programs

  

General Information

LSUMail supports an array of e-mail clients, which are programs that run on all types of platforms & operating systems.  Below are some of the ways that you can connect to LSUMail.
 

Internet Browser

1. Open an Internet Browser & Open the website for LSUMail (mail.lsu.edu)

  • This is the quickest & easiest way to get to LSUMail.  Check your e-mail without having to enter configuration settings.
     
  • Supported browsers will open LSUMail using the web interface called OWA (Outlook Web App).
    • If you are using an un-supported browsers, you will be using a different version of OWA- "OWA Light". 
       
    • This is a "light' version of OWA fully functional to retreive e-mail; however, it does not include all of the "bells and whistles" that are available in the full-featured version of OWA.
       
  • If you are having trouble, you may need to disable your browser's Pop-Up Blocker for the following exceptions:
    • *.lsu.edu
      - & -
    • *.outlook.com
       

Supported Browsers

  • The most recent version of Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, or Safari.
     
  • Visit Office 365 System Requirements for more detailed information about which browsers are compatible with LSU's version of Office 365.
    • Please note that LSU uses Office 365 Education E1.
       
  • View the ITS Web Browser Recommendation.


POP / IMAP E-mail Clients that Support SSL & TLS

Mobile Devices

(This includes cell phones, ipads, tablets, etc.)

1. If your Smart Phone has a mail app that supports the ActiveSync method:

  • ActiveSync will synchronize e-mails, contacts and calendar entries with your phone.
     
  • Some phones that support ActiveSync:

2. Any Internet browser that supports JavaScript.

3. Any Mail app that supports the IMAP Protocol:

LSUMail Server Settings

Incoming Mail Server (IMAP):

outlook.office365.com      Port:  993
Encryption Method:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP):

outlook.office365.com      Port:  587
Encryption Method:  TLS

Generate Server Settings (OWA):

Find POP, IMAP & SMTP Settings for LSUMail


Client Setup Information


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