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Configuring Apple Mail

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If you use Apple Mail follow these instructions to configure you email client:

  1. Open Apple Mail if it’s not already open
  2. Select Mail, then Preferences from the menu at the top
  3. Click the Accounts button
  4. Click the + sign in the list of Accounts
  5. Enter the following details:
    1. Full Name: Your name
    2. Email Address: Your Email Address
    3. Password: Your email Password
  6. Click Continue
  7. On the Incoming Mail Server Page set the following:
    1. Account Type: IMAP or POP3 (IMAP will leave the messages on the server allowing you to share the mailbox between multiple clients, please note this will use your hosting disk space quota up).
    2. Incoming Mail Server: securemail.url.net.au
    3. User Name: Your email address
    4. Password: Your Password
  8. Click Continue
  9. On the Outgoing Mail Server Page enter the following details:
    1. Outgoing Mail Server: securemail.url.net.au
    2. Use Authentication: Checked
    3. User Name: Your Email Address
    4. Password: Your Password
  10. Click Continue
  11. Click Create