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Mac Mail

This documentation explains how to setup your email account in Mac Mail (OS X Mavericks.  Previous versions of Mac Mail are configured in a similar manner.
If you need further assistance please email help@imediaconsult.com or call us at (518) 587-5107.

  1. Open Mac Mail.
  2. Go to Mail, click Preferences…
  3. In the Preferences dialog box select the Accounts tab.  To add and configure a new email account click the Plus Sign on the bottom left.
  4. Enter your Full Name, Email Address, and Password in their corresponding fields.  Click Continue.
  5. Enter your Incoming Mail Server information.  View the Email Client Setup page for the correct incoming and Outgoing Server Addresses as well as the correct Port Numbers.s) and Password.  Click OK.

Incoming Mail Server

Account Type


Description

Enter IMC POP3 or IMC IMAP.


Username

Your full Email Address as provided by Interactive Media Consulting.

Password

Your Password as provided by Interactive Media Consulting or if you have changed your Password at any point you will need to use that new Password instead.

Click Continue.

 

 

  1. If the Incoming Mail Security dialog box appears check Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and set Authentication to Password.  Click Continue.
  2. Enter your Outgoing Mail Server information.  View the Email Client Setup page for the correct incoming and Outgoing Server Addresses as well as the correct Port Numbers.

Outgoing Mail Server

Description

Enter IMC SMTP.

Outgoing Mail Server

Incoming and Outgoing Server Address Table – check Use only this server and Use Authentication.

Username

Your full Email Address as provided by Interactive Media Consulting.

Password

Your Password as provided by Interactive Media Consulting or if you have changed your Password at any point you will need to use that new Password instead.

Click Continue.

 

  1. If the Outgoing Mail Security dialog box appears check Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) and set Authentication to Password.  Click Continue.
  2. Review your settings on the Account Summary dialog box and click Create.
  3. A few additional settings need to be adjusted, go to Mail, click Preferences…
  4. In the Preferences dialog box select the Accounts tab.  In the left column select the email account you just created.
  5. Select the Advanced tab from the menu across the top of your email settings.  This is where you will configure the Incoming Server Port.  Mail should adjust Port Numbers appropriately but refer to Incoming and Outgoing Server Port Numbers to insure they are correct.  If SSL is checked set Authentication to Password.
  6. Select the Account Information tab from the menu across the top of your email settings.  Click the dropdown menu next to Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) and select Edit SMTP Server List.
  7. Select the Outgoing Mail Server you entered while creating your account and click the Advanced tab.  This is where you will configure the Outgoing Server Port.  Mail should adjust Port Numbers appropriately but refer to Incoming and Outgoing Server Port Numbers to insure they are correct.  If SSL is checked set Authentication to Password.  Enter your Username (full email address) and Password.  Click OK.

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