Mail

The Department of Computer Science uses the campus-wide mail service based on Microsoft Exchange provided by IT Services of ETH Zurich. isginf provides first-level support for the service to D-INFK members.

Mail Account

A mail account is required to both read and send mail. Your personal mail account is part of the mail service of your nethz account.

Access to the mail service always requires authentication using your nethz login and mail service password.

Mail addresses policy

The following policy applies for mail addresses at D-INFK:

Professors, PhD students, technical and administrative staff
firstname.lastname@inf.ethz.ch and login@inf.ethz.ch
Students
login@student.ethz.ch
Guest and all others
login@inf.ethz.ch

New user accounts are automatically set up according to the above policy.

Former students who become PhD students will not automatically get the firstname.lastname@inf.ethz.ch and login@inf.ethz.ch addresses. This is done by isginf upon request.

Web Interface

Mail can be easily read and composed with any modern web browser using the web interface located at

Mail Archive

All mails older than 30 days that have not been deleted are copied to mailarchive.ethz.ch. We recommend to use this service only for backup purposes.

Mail Client Configuration

Setup instructions for various mail clients can be found in our help and support section.

Documentation

The full documentation and instructions provided by ITS is here.

Links


Page URL: https://www.isg.inf.ethz.ch/bin/view/Main/ServicesMail
2017-09-21
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