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in this video we're going to be taking a look at how to configure Mac mail to work with your Hostgator email account let's begin by first launching Mac mail next go to the mail menu options and select Add Account here you will receive a pop-up window with various email client options select the add other mail account option and press the continue button to continue at this part of the process we'll need to provide our full name our email address as well as the accounts password so let's begin by typing in the name next I will type in the complete a mail address and the email accounts password once we are ready to proceed click the Create button to continue Mack mail was not able to automatically identify the type of email we're trying to create so it's asking us to configure the account manually let's press the next button to continue hostgator supports both IMAP as well as pop3 email servers pop is a more traditional form of email which is better suited for situations when you only really have one machine that you're going to be checking your email from IMAP on the other hand is a more modern type of email server it is better suited for people who have multiple devices or who will be checking their email for multiple machines such as an office machine at home machine a laptop a tablet or a phone this type of email system will allow you to make changes on one machine and have those changes reflected at the same time on all other devices at the same time so for convenience purposes I'm going to select IMAP at this time however the mail server name username and password to your account is going to be exactly the same regardless of whether you choose IMAP or pop so let's move on and type in our mail server name and this is usually going to be mail dot yourdomain.com feel free to substitute your domain comm with whatever your domain name actually is for username you're going to type in the full email address of your account okay and next we type in the password to that email account and press the next button to continue for the outgoing mail server information that information you're going to type in is exactly the same as the incoming so for SMTP server you're going to type in mail dot your domain comm of course substitute your domain with whatever your domain name actually is for username you will type in your full email address and type in that email accounts password and when you are done press the create button to finish at this point your email is fully configured and you can begin sending and receiving emails directly from your Mac Mail software congratulations you now know how to configure your Mac mail to work with your Hostgator email accounts .

Video Discription

This video will demonstrate how to configure Mac Mail to work with your Hostgator email server.

 

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