Mac Mail Email Setup

Setting up POP email in Mac Mail.

  1. Open Mail (click it on the Dock or open it from the Applications folder).
  2. If the "Welcome to Mail" assistant does not appear, choose Add Account from the File menu.
  3. Fill in the Full Name, Email address, and Password fields.
  4. Deselect "Automatically set up account" if it is enabled. Click Continue to proceed.
  5. Choose the POP Account Type.
  6. Give your account a useful description, such as "Anne's account". It can be called whatever you want.
  7. Incoming mail server is
  8. Username is your full email address.
  9. Password is the same password used to access webmail.
  10. Click Continue to proceed.
  11. For Outgoing Mail Server, a useful description such as "Anne’s Outgoing Mail Server".
  12. Outgoing Mail Server is
  13. Select "Use Authentication" and enter your User Name (Your Email Address and Password. Click Continue to proceed.
  14. Verify your settings in the Account Summary. Check "Take account online". Click "Create" to complete the process.

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