Outbound server to be decommissioned November 30, 2017

Published: 14Nov2017

In order to increase the security of McGill’s network, the smtp email server,  will be blocked starting on November 30, 2017....

Apple Mail app in iOS 11 incompatible with Email on Office 365

Published: 19Sep2017

If you have upgraded your iPhone or iPad to iOS 11 you may encounter issues accessing your McGill email. That's because the Mail app on newly released iOS 11 is currently not compatible with...

IMPORTANT: Phishing fraud targets McGill users with access to financial data, via email and Skype instant messaging

Published: 15Sep2017

This message is sent on behalf of Ghilaine Roquet, Chief Information Officer and Associate Vice-Principal (Information Technology Services)...

Evault archives moving to in-place archive mail folder in Outlook

Published: 17Dec2015

McGill IT Services is preparing to decommission the EVault email archiving service, used by active and retired faculty and staff, by March 31, 2016. Between December 20 and the end of March,...

Email maintenance, Tuesday, Nov 26


Maintenance will be performed on McGill's email infrastructure on Tuesday, November 26, from 9:00 am to 10:00 am. During this period there will be no disruption to email service./itCategory: IT...

Termination of old '' and ‘’ email addresses

Published: 3May2017

Over the summer McGill IT Services will be clearing out old email accounts, which have not been moved to Office 365. Email addresses ending in “” and “” will be...

Resource account sponsors: McGill Password change and validation required

Published: 12May2017

 A reset of resource account passwords is required before May 24th, 2017.  For resource accounts that had their passwords changed on or after March 8th 2017, when the password reset was initiated,...

Quota applied to number of email items sent

Published: 4Mar2013

To limit the damage done to the reputation of the mailbox owner and McGill by accounts that have been compromised, IT Services is now applying a quota on the number of email items sent within a 24...