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MAC OS X 10.12.4 Setup (Mac OS X Sierra)

CalTel recommends but does not support this software. Please contact the software developer if you experience problems.

If you are opening Mac Mail for the first time on your computer, you may be prompted to choose a mail account provider. If so, skip to step 4 below. Otherwise the instructions for setting up your email are as follows:

  1. Open Mail.
  2. In the upper left corner of the screen, click “Mail” next to the Apple logo, then choose “Preferences.”
  3. In the Accounts window, click the “+” button near the lower left corner.
  4. In the next pop-up window, choose “Other Mail Account”, then click continue.
  5. On the following window, fill out your name, CalTel email address, and password into the appropriate fields. Be sure the email address contains the portion. Click “Sign in” when finished.
  6. You may get a verification error in red letters. If so, simply ignore it. Be sure your email address is in the Username field. Set the Account Type to “POP”. Type “” (minus quotations) into the Incoming Mail Server field. Type “” (minus quotations) into the Outgoing Mail Server Field. Once completed, click “Sign In” again.
  7. You are finished! You should now be able to send and receive email using Mac Mail. If you encounter any trouble during or after setup, you may call us for further assistance.
knowledge_base/setup/email/macosx.txt · Last modified: 2017/05/10 10:06 by janderson