December 14, 2015

New Features in Zimbra 8 Webmail

Information about the Lafayette theme for Zimbra, Global Address List updates, and general interface changes associated with Zimbra 8.

April 19, 2017

Zimbra Webmail basics

Webmail is available at This document covers the basics for the webmail interface, email, calendar and contacts.

April 19, 2017

Configuring email clients

To configure an email client (e.g., Outlook or Mac OS X Mail) to send and receive Lafayette email, follow these instructions. Smartphone users should use ActiveSync settings instead.

December 6, 2013

Automated rules in Webmail

The Webmail interface can be used to create Email filters to handle incoming email automatically. Filtering applies a set of rules to incoming email and then executes a specified action.

December 6, 2013

Enabling an email Out of Office message

You can set up a custom Out of Office message that will be sent automatically in response to everyone who sends you mail while you are away.

Setting up your vacation message:

April 21, 2017

Emailing Large Attachments

Anyone with a valid Lafayette NetID can use Internet2's FileSender service to send a file to collaborators who do not have accounts on College's mail system. Files up to 1TB in size can be uploaded and shared using this service. To use FileSender visit

April 7, 2015

Recovering Lost Email

April 21, 2017

ITS Support for Search Committees

ITS offers the following services in support of the activities of academic department search committees.

November 9, 2017

Phishing and Other Fraudulent Email Practices

Information about Phishing and other forms of fraudulent email, what to do to avoid becoming a victim, and what to do if you have fallen victim.

April 19, 2017

Configuring Lafayette Email on Smartphones

Lafayette's email and calendaring system, Zimbra, provides real-time synchronization of email, contacts, and calendar information between the Zimbra server and any smartphone with ActiveSync technology.

If you plan on having your smartphone vendor configure your device for you, please print this page and bring it with you to the phone store.


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