Shaw email setup: Windows 8 Mail
Learn how to set up your Shaw email in Windows 8 Mail. This document provides step-by-step instructions on how to configure Windows 8 Mail to work with your Shaw email account. Use these settings to ensure your Shaw email is working with the Windows 8 Mail email client.
There are two options for setting up your Shaw email in Windows 8. ActiveSync/Exchange (preferred) or IMAP. (POP email setup method is not available in Windows 8). This article provides insight on:
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Did You Know
Microsoft Exchange (ActiveSync) is the most convenient way to setup your email and is recommended as it is the best option for users looking to check mail worldwide and from different computers/devices.
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The instructions included below are for an ActiveSync (Exchange) account, which is our recommended setup.
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The settings included below are for an IMAP account, an alternative option to Exchange.
Here are the instructions for setting up your Shaw email on Windows 8 Mail using IMAP.