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Windows 10 Native Mail App Account Setup

The following guide illustrates how to properly configure Windows 10 native client (Mail).

Note: If there is no account configured in Mail, the first step should be 4.


  1. Open the Mail (Correio) application
  2. Click the 3 horizontal bars on the top left cornet and then click on Accounts.
  3. In Manage accounts (right side), click on Add Account.
  4. Choose Other account POP, IMAP
  5. Fill the blank spaces:
  • Email address:  (example: – not to be confused with IST-ID)
  • Send your messages using this name: “User’s Name”
  • Password: Institution services password (Fenix)

Press Sign in (Iniciar sessão)


Mail for Windows configuration with IST email account is thus concluded.