Setting Up Your E-mail in Mac Mail

This tutorial shows you how to set up Mac Mail to work with your e-mail account. This tutorial focuses on setting up Mac Mail 4.4, but these settings are similar in other versions of Mac Mail. You can set up previous versions of Mac Mail by using the settings in this tutorial.

To Set Up Your E-mail Account in Mac Mail

  1. In Mac Mail, select File > Add Account...
  2. On the Accounts wizard window, enter your Full Name, Email Address and Password (we will provide this to you directly) and click Continue.
  3. On the Incoming Mail Server window, select "POP" for your Account Type and enter the User Name and Password provided to you. Enter the remaining settings as follows:
    Incoming Mail Server
  4. Setup Manually

  5. On the Incoming Mail Security window select "Password" for Authentication
    For additional security settings tick Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) (optional).
  6. On the Outgoing Mail Server window enter the settings as follows:
    Outgoing mail server (SMTP)
    Use Authentication: On
    Logon information
    We will provide this to you directly
  7. Click Create.