Sending Email via Anchor - Mac

This guide assumes your email is already setup within Mail, and you are simply needing to change the outgoing mail server to Anchor from your ISP.

  1. From Mail, click the main Mail menu and select Preferences

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  2. Select the Accounts tab and select the account you wish to change from the list on the left

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  3. Now from the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) drop-down menu, select Edit SMTP Server List...

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  4. Click the + (plus) button, and enter a meaningful description and into the Server Name field.

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  5. Select the Advanced tab, and select the following settings:

    • Use custom port: 465

    • Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)

    • Authentication: Password

    • Username/Password: Enter your mailbox username/password.

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  6. Now click OK, and from the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) drop-down menu in the Accounts window, select the server you just added.

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  7. Close the Preferences and select Save when prompted to save the changes we just made. You should now be able to send mail via Anchor's servers.

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If you experience any issues, feel free to give us a call.

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