- Copy Local Mail to UMBC Webmail Servers
Some users may have mail stored locally on their desktop hard drive. If you have mail stored locally this you should copy this mail up to the mail severs. This will allow our migration scripts to copy all of your mail to Gmail. If you are not sure, don't worry about it, it can be moved to Gmail later.
- Begin the Migration
Click the link above. This launches UMBC's migration script to begin copying your UMBC Webmail email to the new UMBC Gmail environment.
- Change Your UMBC Password
Enable Mobile Device, IMAP and POP support by changing your UMBC password. If you won't be using a mobile device or a mail client(e.g.Outlook, Thunderbird, MacMail) then you don't need to change your UMBC password right now.
- Configure Your Gmail Web ClientThere are a few things you need to change on your Gmail Web client at gmail.umbc.edu
- It is important that you copy your contacts to Google contacts. Once copied Google makes these contacts available from the cloud to (Mobile devices, Gmail Web Interfaces and the Outlook Mail Client).
- Login to Google at UMBC
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