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Email - Set-up Guide Apple OS 10.9 to 10.12

NOTE: If your account was migrated to Office365, you will need to use the guides on

1. Open System Preferences:

apple, system preferences

2. Select Internet Accounts:

Internet Accounts

3. For type select Microsoft Exchange:


4. Type in the following:

Full Name: Your First and Last Name

Email Address: Your Nameserve Alias. (more information please see personalize your email address)

Password: Your NSID Password

type in information

5. Click Continue.

6. Ignore the warning and click Continue:

click continue

7. Type in the following:

User name: USASK\NSID (i.e. USASK\abc123)

Password: Your NSID Password

Server address:

type in information

8. Click Continue.

9. Review the Account Summary window then click Continue.

click continue

10. Click Done:

click done

11. You will then see the below window:

close system preferences

12. Quit System Preferences: 

quit system preferences

13. Open the Apple Mail App:

open apple mail app 

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