This is how you set up your mail account on your Linux device (using Ubuntu 20.04 as an example):


1

Install the packages evolution und evolution-ews via the graphical package management or with the command

sudo apt update && sudo apt install evolution evolution-ews

2

Start the just installed application Evolution. If a welome dialog shows up, close it with Cancel.
Click on Edit -> Accounts.

3

Click Add -> Mail Account.

4

Click Next. Enter your name and your Uni username + @myubt.de (e.g. bt123456@myubt.de).

5

Click Next and choose Exchange Web Services as Server Type. You username should still be there from the previous step.

6

Now click Fetch URL and enter your Uni password in the dialog.

7

The OAB URL should have automatically been filled.
Choose NTLM as Authentication and click Finish.

8

That's it! Your mail account is now available on your Linux device!
Problems with these instructions? Let us help you! Contact us fast and easy through our contact form!

Did everything work out alright? Tell us what you think!

Last update: 15.09.2020 14:08

Laptopsprechstunde

IT-Servicezentrum Room 3.2.U1.164.3 (We've moved!)

Opening hours: (whole year)
Mo-Fr 08:30 - 11:00
Mo-Th 13:30 - 15:30

No appointment needed!

Mail: laps@uni-bayreuth.de

Phone (ITS-Anlaufstelle): 0921 55 3003