ACCT.EDU Email Setup
The following steps will walk you through migrating your email from the old email system (email@example.com) to the new one (firstname.lastname@example.org). You can only import your old emails from outlook. So you need to make sure that you have Microsoft Outlook in your computer.
If you already have a email@example.com email and you want to import your previous emails to firstname.lastname@example.org, please follow the steps below thoroughly. But if you never had email@example.com email you can skip the first 2 stages and start from stage 3.
Stage 1. If your firstname.lastname@example.org is not already configured in outlook, please click on the link below to get the instructions to set it up. If you already are using Outlook you can skip to Stage 2.
Stage 2. Export all your emails from email@example.com using outlook. Follow the instruction on the link below.
Stage 3. You have exported firstname.lastname@example.org to your computer. The next step is to import those emails to email@example.com. First let’s make sure you have access to firstname.lastname@example.org and let’s set it up for the first time. Please follow the instructions on the link below to do so.
Stage 4. Configure email@example.com on Outlook. Follow the instruction on the link below.
Stage 5. Import your old emails to firstname.lastname@example.org. This procedure can only be done using outlook. Once it is imported you can then check your emails using outlook or the web interface at http://portal.office.com. Follow the instruction on the link below.
Step 6. Once you have done all the above steps, you need to send a request to email@example.com to configure an auto-responder on your *@acct2day.org email. In addition IT will enable any emails send to your old email to be automatically forwarded to your *@acct.edu email.