Unsupported email software

Outlook and Webmail are the recommended tools for accessing your email.

If you choose to use different software, you are required to request access to IMAP.  

Please note: you will not be able to get support from Computing Services for alternative email software.

Mail server details

You will need the following server details to configure your email software to access University email once your request for IMAP access has been granted:

Incoming mail server imap.liv.ac.uk  Port 993 SSL 
Outgoing mail server mail1.liv.ac.uk Port 25 StartTLS + authentication
and/or
Port 465 SSL + authentication
Authentication username (not email address)  password
POP is NOT supported