UCS: Integrate 3rd Party E-mail Accounts with the UCS Desktop


  1. Launch the UCS Desktop Client
  2. Click on the "Setup" button
  3. Click on second tab "Add New Account"
  4. Select the 3rd party Account you want to receive in the UCS Desktop Client from drop down select menu
  5. Enter an Account Name of your choice
  6. Insert your First and Last Names in the Full Name section
  7. Enter the e-mail address you want to sync with UCS (userid@gmail.com, userid@yahoo.com, etc...)
  8. Enter the Password for the e-mail address
  9. Choose "Check Message Interval" of your choice (if you choose manual, the account will not sync until you press the send and receive mail button)
  10. Select which features of the 3rd party e-mail you wish to sync
  11. Select "Validate and Save"
  12. Successful validation brings you back to the "My Accounts" tab
  13. Click "Launch Desktop"
  14. The client will automatically open to a new category in the Mail Tab called, "All Mailboxes". This category will show all the default folders from all accounts populated with all mail
  • A new column in this category just before "Received" has icon to show which account the mail is from
  • The Preferences Tab will now show your 3rd party email account as separate entry where you will be able to change things like signatures, personas, filters, address book, etc.
  • Other changes like syncing and the e-mail checking interval can be made in "Setup", and the click "Edit" next to account
  • The Zimlets installed will now affect this newly added account

Note: This new account will not be visiable in your UCS web client

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