Frequently Asked Questions
The following is a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) concerning GroupWise.
Groupwise Client Comparison (link
to Novell website)
Frequently Asked Question Document (Adobe PDF)
Mobile Device or Remote E-mail Client Settings
What is the server address if I want to setup another email
client (Outlook/Thunderbird/etc.) or my mobile device (iPhone/iPad/Android/etc.)
to access my email?
To remotely access your email, use the following server
addresses. Only the IMAP protocol is supported for retrieving email
from the GroupWise server.
IMAP server: mwsu-imap.missouriwestern.edu
port 143: STARTTLS encryption required
or port 993: SSL encryption required
SMTP server: mwsu-smtp.missouriwestern.edu
port 25: STARTTLS encryption/authentication optional
(required for relaying when off-campus)
or port 587: STARTTLS encryption/authentication optional
(required for relaying when off-campus) - recommended port
Can I synchronize my calendar and/or contacts with my mobile device
as well as e-mail?
In short, YES! However, this is only available to MWSU
employees at this time. Employees can send a request to
email@example.com to be added to the synchronization
server. Please include your device type (Android/iPad/iPhone/Windows
Mobile) along with your request, so a link to setup instructions can
be returned to you. Sorry, but Blackberries are NOT supported by
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