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Accessing Mail with Apple Mail

To access your emailanywhere mailbox, you must first create an account in Apple Mail. The following steps guide you through setting up a new account in Apple Mail.

To create a new account in Apple Mail

1. Go to File>Add Account. This will open the Account Wizard.

Note: If you have opened Apple Mail for the first time, the New Account dialog will automatically open.

2. Under General Information, provide the following information.

  • Account Type. Select either IMAP or POP. IMAP is the recommended account type if you plan to access your account from multiple computers.
  • Account Description. Enter a name for your new Apple Mail account.
  • Full name. Enter the name you want to use in your new Apple Mail account.
  • Email Address. Enter your email address.

Click Continue.

3. Under Incoming Mail Server, provide the following information.

  • Incoming Mail Server. This is typically in the form of mail.example.com.
  • User Name. This is your¬†emailanywhere username, including domain. For example, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .
  • Password. This is your password.

Click Continue.

4. Under Outgoing Mail Server, provide the following information.

  • Outgoing Mail Server. This is typically in the form of smtp.example.com.
  • Use Authentication. Select whether to use authentication when sending outgoing mail. If you choose to use authentication, provide your emailanywhere user name and password.

Click Continue.

5. Under Outgoing Mail Security, provide the following information.

  • Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). Select whether to use SSL when sending outgoing mail. If you choose to use SSL, select one of the following from the drop-down Authentication list. If you are uncertain which option to chose, ask your system administrator.
    • Password
    • MD5 Challenge-Response
    • Kerberos Version 4
    • NTLM
    • Kerberos Version 5 (GSSAPI)

Click Continue.

6. Under Account Summary, review your account information. To make corrections, click Go Back. When your account information is correct, click Continue.

7. Under Conclusion, you can choose to Import Mailboxes or Create Another Account. If you are finished, click Done.

Your account has been created and can now be used to access your emailanywhere mailbox.