Email Client Configuration

Android Mobile Phones

  • Go to Settings > Accounts > Email
  • 'E-mail id' is kerberos_id@iitd.ac.in
  • 'Username' is kerberos_id and 'Password' is your kerberos password
  • Choose 'Manual Setup' > 'IMAP Account'
  • IMAP server : mailstore.iitd.ac.in
  • Security Type : SSL (Accept all certificates)
  • Click Next
  • SMTP server : smtp.iitd.ac.in
  • Security Type : SSL (Accept all certificates)
  • Click Next
  • Choose synchronisation frequency and other options as per your choice
  • Click Next
  • Set a name for your account
  • Click Done

IPad and IPhone

  • Go to Settings > Mail > Add account > Others > Add Mail Account
  • Enter your Name, email id is kerberos_id@iitd.ac.in and password is your kerberos password
  • Click Next
  • Host name of 'incoming mail server': mailstore.iitd.ac.in
  • Username : kerberos_id
  • Host name of 'outgoing mail server': smtp.iitd.ac.in
  • Click next -> Click continue in the 'pop up window'.

Windows Mobile Phones

  • Go to Settings > email+accounts
  • Click on 'add an account'
  • Click on 'advanced setup'
  • 'Email address' is kerberos_id@iitd.ac.in and 'Password' is your kerberos password
  • Click 'next'
  • Choose 'Intac email'
  • Incoming email server: mailstore.iitd.ac.in
  • Account type : IMAP4
  • Username : kerberos_id
  • Outgoing (SMTP) email server : smtp.iitd.ac.in
  • Check
    • Outgoing server requires authentication
    • Use the same username and password for sending mail
    • Require SSL for incoming email
    • Require SSL for outgoing email
  • Keep the time period of mails and frequecy of synchronisation as per your choice
  • Click 'sign in'