Setup IMAP using Apple Mail 12.x

This article applies to recent versions of Apple Mail. View articles for Apple Mail 7.x and earlier.
To setup your Apple Mail 11.x or later Desktop Client, please follow these instructions:

  • Open Mail.
  • From the Mail menu, choose Preferences....
  • Click on the Accounts tab.
  • At the bottom, click the plus (+) button to add a new account.
  • Select Add Other Mail Account... and press the Continue button.
  • Enter your Full Name, Email Address and Password in their appropriate fields and press the Sign In button.
  • Verify your Email Address is entered in the Email Address field.
  • Enter your Email Address in the User Name field.
  • Enter your Password in the Password field.
  • Select IMAP as the Account Type.
  • Enter as the Incoming Mail Server.
  • Enter as the Outgoing Mail Server.
  • Press the Sign In button.
  • Check Mail for the apps you want to use with the account.
  • Press the Done In button.
  • Close the Accounts window.