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September 12th, 2012

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configure MacMail to connect to a POP/IMAP mailbox:

  1. In MacMail, go to File > Add Account.
  2. Input your Full name, Primary Email address and Password of the POP/IMAP mailbox:
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  3. Enter the required information in the Incoming Mail Server window:
    • Select Account Type (POP or IMAP)
    • Input Incoming Mail Server (mail.yourdomain.com.au)
    • User Name: Your Primary Email address
    • Password: Your POP/IMAP mailbox password
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  4. Click Continue.
  5. In the Outgoing Mail Server window, input Outgoing Mail Server – this is best to be set as your Internet service provider (ISP).
    ISP : Outgoing Mail Server
  6. AAPT : mail.aapt.net.au

    Bigpond : mail.bigpond.com

    Blink Internet : mail.blink.m2.com.au

    Dodo : smtp.dodo.com.au

    iiNet : mail.iinet.net.au

    Internode: mail.internode.on.net

    iPrimus: smtp.iprimus.com.au

    OntheNet: mail.onthenet.com.au

    Optusnet : mail.optusnet.com.au

    Ozemail : smtp.ozemail.com.au

    People Telecom : smtp.syd.people.net.au (NSW)

    Three (3G Mobile) : smtp.three.com.au

    TPG : mail.tpg.com.au

    Virgin Mobile 3G: smtp.virginbroadband.com.au

    Vodafone 3G: smtp.vodafone.net.au

  7. Click Continue, click Create.