Setting Up Apple Mail

Retrieve your e-mail from your GMX mailbox with Apple Mail. Your e-mail will be sent to your application through POP3 whenever you want.

Note:

The images used in this instruction were made on a Mac running Mac OS X 10.8.5 and Apple Mail 6.6. The images may differ from those you see on your computer.

  1. In the menu bar, click Mail and then Preferences ....

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  2. To add a new account, select the Accounts tab and then click on the "+" button.

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  3. Enter your name, e-mail address and password. Hold the "Alt" key and click on Continue.

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  4. Choose the server type POP and enter pop.gmx.com as server for incoming e-mail. Then click Continue.

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  5. Enter mail.gmx.com as the server for outgoing e-mail. Check Use only this server. Then click Continue.

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  6. Check all the information entered. If you want to keep copies of your e-mail on the server, remove the check next to Take account online. Click on Create.

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  7. If you want to keep copies in the GMX mailbox, select your GMX mailbox and click on the Advanced tab. Uncheck the box next to Remove copy from server after retrieving a message:. Close the window and click on Save.

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  8. Click the button with the envelope icon on the upper left.

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Apple Mail retrieves the e-mail from your GMX mailbox.