Setting up your cPanel email in MacMail

Setting up your POP email in MacMail is easy. Please be aware that this guide is based off MacMail 8.1 however earlier versions of MacMail follow a very similar process.

  1. Open your MacMail
  2. File > Add Account
  3. The Add Account wizard will open.
  4. Click Add Other Mail Account...
  5. Enter the Fields Full Name/Email/Password > Create > Next
  6. Select POP
  7. Enter these fields Username & Password, Mail Server. (Your username is your email address)
  8. Untick SSL change the port to 110 & Authentication type to Password , Next >
  9. Outgoing Server (SMTP Server) : mail.example.com
  10. Your mailbox should be added
    For your reference we have included a table with the complete settings.

Mailbox Settings

SettingInformationExample
Email AddressYour full email address[email protected]
PasswordYour mailbox password**************
UsernameYour full email address[email protected]
TypePOP ( Post office Protocol)POP
Incoming Servermail.example.com Port = 110mail.example.com
Outgoing Servermail.example.com Port = 587mail.example.com

Please Note: Replace example.com with your domain name & harrison.smith with your email alias.