Configure the IST Exchange Account for Mac MailTo configure IST Email for your Mac, go to Preferences -> Accounts and then select exchange or you open up your Apple Mail program, and once it is open, at the top of the screen click “Mail” and then “Accounts”: If it is the first time, you opened Mail on this Mac, it will look like below: This will then ask you which kind of account you want to add. Choose “Exchange”, and then enter your name, IST Email address (email@example.com) and your password. If you get a warning that it could not contact the server due to the username, click continue and enter your ISTUsername at the field “User Name”. If necessary, enter a description for the account, your username, and your password. For the server address enter “owa.ist.ac.at“. Finally, choose which apps to use with your account and press “Done”. We suggest at least Mail and Contacts, to allow searching the IST address book.
Add shared calendarsOur Exchange server supports the sharing of calendars with others. You can access such shared resource by using our Webmail (https://owa.ist.ac.at/), but also Mac Mail supports shared calendars. 1.) Open Calendar and navigate to “Preferences”
2.) Select “Accounts” and the tab “Delegation” on the right 3.) Press the “+” Symbol, and enter the Name of the user or mailbox into the “Users” field
4.) Your entered value will be detected from the system, and you can now select the calendar you’d like to see:
5.) The calendar(s) of the selected mailbox should now be available in your calendar view.