Configuring Mail for RCI with Windows 8

  • Navigate to Mail

Navigate to Windows 8 Mail.
Move your mouse to the bottom left corner of your screen and click on Settings.


  • Account Settings


    Click on Accounts.

  • Add an Account


    Click on Add an account.

  • Select an Account Type


    Click on Other account


Select IMAP and click Connect


Enter in order to setup up an RCI account.
Enter netid password as the password.

  • Enter netid as the username.
  • Enter, for the Incoming Mail Server. Make sure incoming port is 993 and Incoming server requires SSL are selected
  • Enter for outgoing. Make sure port is 25 or 587 and Outgoing server requires SSL and Outgoing server requires authentication are selected.
  • Check the box for use the same username and password to send and receive email.
  • Click Connect.

You account should now be accessible through Windows 8 Mail.