Setup email in Apple Mail 2.x for Mac OS X

Type of email account you have: POP, IMAP
Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server: mail.yourdomain
Incoming Mail (POP3) Server: mail.yourdomain
E-mail Account Username : Your Full E-mail Address
E-mail Account Password : Your E-mail Password

  1. Open Mail using either the shortcut in your dock, or in “Applications” folder.
  2. From the File menu, select Add Account.
  3. In the pull-down menu labeled “Account Type” choose your e-mail account type. Generally speaking, most email accounts are POP accounts. Enter your full name and email address.
  4. Click Continue.
  5. Enter your incoming mail server (also known as the POP3 server), user name, and password.
  6. Click Continue, mail will attempt to verify the data you entered.
  7. Make sure Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) checkbox is empty.
  8. Click Continue.
  9. Type in your Outgoing Mail Server (also known as a SMTP server).
  10. Check the User Authentication checkbox and enter your user name and password.
  11. Click Continue, mail will attempt to verify the data you entered.
  12. Make sure Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) checkbox is empty.
  13. Click Continue.
  14. Make sure the information you have entered is correct. Click Continue.
  15. Click Continue and your account will be setup in Apple Mail. To add another email account, click Create Another Account. To finish the process, click Done.

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