How to configure your cPanel Email on a Mac

In order to configure your email on a Mac Computer( iMac or Macbook) after the cloud to Cpanel migration is completed please follow the below steps


  • Open Mail on your Apple Mac OS
  • Click Mail menu and select Preferences
  • Then Select Accounts and click on the + button
  • Select Add Other mail option
  • In the Add a Mail account window enter your Full name, email address and Password and then click Create 
  • Application will try to detect the settings automatically. Disregard the result, click on Next:
  • In the Incoming Mail Server screen, select POP or IMAP protocol for Account Type, and enter your account details and click Next

Mail Server:
Username: full email address
Password: password for your email account

  • Some additional settings maybe required:

IMAP Path Prefix: leave this field empty
Port: 993 with SSL enabled for IMAP
          995 with SSL enabled for POP3
Authentication: Set to email account password


  • In the Outgoing Mail Server window, fill out the details as follows:

    SMTP Server:
    User Name: full email address
    Password: password for your email account
  • For the additional settings, input Port Number as 465 and check the box next to Use SSL and set the Authentication to Password

This is all you need to do to configure email account on your Apple Mac iOS




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