Setting up mail in Mac Mail

This article covers setting up Mail in Mac Mail.

Click >Mail > Preferences… and click on the Accounts tab

Click the + button, to add a new account:

Create Mac Mail

Fill in the window with:

deselect the box labeled ‘Automatically set up account’

Full Name: [your full name here]

Email Address: [username@domainname.com]

Password: your email account password

Add account

Click Continue and fill in the following information:

For POP:

Pop Settings

Account Type: select POP

Incoming Mail Server: Change to [mail.domainname.com]

User Name: your full email address [username@domainname.com]

Password: enter your email account password

A pop up will ask you to Verify Certificate, click Connect

It will now check your connection to the server



For IMAP:
Incoming IMAP

Account Type: select IMAP

 

Incoming Mail Server: Change to [mail.domainname.com]

 

User Name: your full email address [username@domainname.com]

 

Password: enter your email account password

 

A pop up will ask you to Verify Certificate, click Connect

 

It will now check your connection to the server
Outgoing Mail Server:

Outgoing

Outgoing Mail Server: Change to [mail.domainname.com]

Use Authentication: selected

User Name: your full email address [username@domainname.com]

Password: enter your email account password

A pop up will ask you to Verify Certificate, click Connect

Account Summary: review your account

Make sure Take Account Online is checked

Click Create











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