The following applies to setting up Apple Mail to enable you to send and receive emails from the email account you have hosted with 123-reg.co.uk.
Open mail and go to preferences.
Click on to the accounts tab and click on the '+' on the bottom left to add a new account.
Use the following details for setting up your account.
- Account Description, This can be anything you like
- Email Address
- Full Name
- You’re Display Name, This will be the senders name
- Incoming Mail Server
- User Name
- Pop Box User Name
- Pop Box Password.
Once you have filled that part out click the Options button in the Outgoing Mail Server section.
Our outgoing mail server is smtp.123-reg.co.uk.
Please set the authentication option to Password and enter your enter username and password.
You should now be able to send and receive emails using Mail.
Please note: If you are using 123-reg's SMTP server to send outgoing email, SMTP authentication must be turned on. If you are asked for a username and password, please use your mailbox username and password. For futher information, please visit http://www.apple.com/support/mail/.