- Select "Tools", "Account Settings",
and "Add Mail Account" at the bottom left.
name, username and password
"Continue". The program will not find the automatic
Select "Done". If your
password is correct, the account should be setup.
For a manual setup, press
"Manual config" in the window above.
a. Change the incoming server from IMAP to POP3
b. Change server hostnames to those provided by your ISP
c. Change the unsername to your full email address
d. Change the ports to those provided (normally 110 incoming and 587
outgoing for non-SSL, and 995 and 465 for SSL)
e. Outgoing authentication = Normal Password
Press "Done" to finish.
Here are some more settings if
something needs to be changed:
Go back into Tools / Account Settings: Click on Outgoing Server
(bottom left of the menu)
Add a server description, and change authentication type here and port if
- Now scroll
to your new account in the left hand pane and highlight your new account,
and make sure that the right outgoing mail server is selected. Add a
signature if needed:
- Now select
"Server Settings" in the left hand pane under your new account:
If you want to have your different email account folders separated, tick
"Inbox for this account". Otherwise tick "Inbox for different account
and chose Local Folders.
Tick "Include this server when getting new mail" to automatically get new
- In the left menu, click on
"Copies and folders. Change your folders to "Local Folders" if you do
not want to seperate your folders for your different email accounts.
- Select "Ok".