How do I setup Apple Mac Mail for OS X (10.3) ?

1. Open Mail.
2. In the Full Name field, type your name.
3. In the Email Address field, type your full email address (e.g., email@yourdomain.com).
4. In the Incoming mail server field, type your Incoming mail server (POP) (mail.yourdomain.com).
5. Click the arrow box on the Account Type pop-up list and choose POP.
6. In the User Name field, type your full email address (e.g., email@yourdomain.com).
7. In the Password field, type your email password.
8. In the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) field, type mail.yourdomain.com.
9. Click the OK button.
Note: At this point, Mail will attempt to contact the mail server. If it fails, click the Continue button on the warning message that appears to continue with the set up.10. Click the No button.
11. Click the No button.
12. From the Mail menu, choose Preferences.
13. Click the Accounts icon.
14. Click the arrow box on the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) pop-up list and choose Add Server.
15. In the Outgoing Mail Server field, type mail.yourdomain.com.
16. Click the arrow box on the Authentication pop-up list and choose Password.
17. In the User Name field, type your full email address (e.g., email@yourdomain.com).
18. In the Password field, type your password.
19. Click the OK button.
20. Close the Accounts window.
21. Click the Save button.

Note

Usually, the port used for the Outgoing Mail Server/SMTP Service is 25. However, there might be a situation where your ISP might be blocking the use of port 25 for SMTP service. Many ISPs block port 25 in order to minimize the amount of spam sent using their network. If you are facing issues sending mails using the default port 25, you can confirm with your ISP whether port 25 is indeed blocked by them.

To circumvent this, Sibername allows you to use an alternate port 26 for sending mails if port 25 is blocked:

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