'Windows Live' is a group of social software packages available from Microsoft. These include MSN messenger, photo sharing and a mail client called Windows Live Mail. This client can be configured for use with Nexus as follows:
[ Windows Live]>
[Windows Live Mail]
Add a new email accountdialogue box.
Figure winlivemail1.png [Add a new email account box]
Remember Passwordcheckbox and press the
Figure emailsetup2.png [Add a new email account box]Change the dropdown option for
My incoming mail server isfrom
Incoming serverfield type
imap.nexus.ox.ac.uk. Tick the
This server requires a secure connection (SSL)checkbox. Check that the
Logon IDis set to your SSO account username. For the
Outgoing serverinformation type in
smtp.ox.ac.uk. You should also tick the
This server requires a secure connection (SSL)checkbox for the Outgoing server.
Figure emailsetup3.png [Add a new email account box]and then the
Finishbutton to complete the setup process.
Figure logon.png [Logon to Nexus box]
Show/hide IMAPwindow now opens and displays all of your folders on the server.
Figure emailsetup4.png [Show / Hide IMAP folders screen]This screen allows you to pick which which folders you want to view in Windows Live Mail. they are all shown by default. If you want to hide any just select a folder name and click on the
Hidebutton to prevent it from displaying. You can show the folder again by simply selecting the folder name and clicking on the
OK. All of your email will be synced with Windows Live Mail client and you can now send and receive email.
Figure emailsetup5.png [View of an Inbox]