OX as a Service mailbox setup on Outlook Client via IMAP

4 Dec 2015
Emilija Kurginian

OX as a Service mailbox setup on Outlook Client via IMAP

If you want to add a new Outlook profile, go to:

  • Control Panel on your machine
  • Choose Mail option from the list and click on Show Profiles
  • Click on Add, enter your Profile Name and click on OK

If you want to add a new mailbox to an already existing Outlook profile, go to:

  • Your Outlook client
  • Click on File tab and Add Account

Choose the “Manual setup or additional server types” option. Select POP or IMAP

1. Fill-in the required information:

  • Your Name
  • Email Address
  • Account Type – IMAP
  • Incoming mail server – imap.openxchange.eu
  • Outgoing mail server – smtp.openxchange.eu
  • User Name - your full email address
  • Password

2. Click on More Settings and go to Outgoing Server

3. Make sure “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” option is selected.

4. Go to Advanced tab and fill-in the following details:

  • IMAP - port 143, connection TLS
  • SMTP - port 587, connection None


5. Click on OK, then Next.

6. Close the pop-up window and click on Finish.

NOTE: This configuration is for OXaaS product. If you use the normal Open-Xchange, please check the configuration settings here.