This tutorial describes how to setup an email account with IMAP and SMTP. The difference to Exchange is that IMAP is syncing only emails.
To start we need to create a new account. Go to the settings panel
Go to the accounts management
Select “Add account”
Select “Email” as account type
Insert your email address and your password
Then click Next for automatic data completition. It is recommended to select manual configuration
Choose IMAP as mail account type
Now complete the informations with Imap Server, port and security type
Then click Next. The IMAP account settings will be proven.
Now the SMTP credentials must be inserted, SMTP Server, port and security type
Then click Next. The SMTP accoumt settings will be proven
When your credentials are inserted correctly you will see the following screen.
Define additional settings for synchronization
Define account name and type your name connected with your email account
Click finish, your new account is created.