Earthlink Email Settings For Mac

 Earthlink Email Settings For Mac

Earthlink Email is a mail service provider that enables the user to send and receive emails. It helps to access and manage both personal and business emails. It provides IMAP access to your Earthlink account so that you can access it using your computer or any device that has an active Internet connection. If you are looking for the instructions to set up Earthlink Email on your Mac device, this article is for you.

Steps for setting up Earthlink Email on Mac

  1. Turn on your Mac and connect it to the Internet.
  2. Select File from the top of your Mac screen.
  3. Select the Finder option.
  4. Choose the Application section from the left panel of the Finder screen.
  5. Search and locate the Mail app on the Application screen.
  6. Once the Mail app opens, select the Mail section at the top of the page.
  7. Choose the Add Account option from the drop-down menu.
  8. Now, the Choose a mail account to add window pops up on your screen.
  9. Select the Add Other Mail Account option from the list and click Continue.
  10. In the window that follows, provide your name in the Full Name field.
  11. Make sure you provide your Earthlink email address and password in the Email Address and Password fields.
  12. Select your Account Type as IMAP from the drop-down menu.
  13. Provide imap.earthlink.net in the Incoming Mail Server field and smtpauth.earthlink.net in the Outgoing Mail Server field.
  14. Click Next.
  15. In the next window, make sure the Mail and Notes checkboxes are selected.
  16. Click Done.
  17. Select the Mail section from the top of the page.
  18. Choose the Preference option from the drop-down menu.
  19. Select the Accounts section in the pop-up window.
  20. Choose the Earthlink account from the left panel of the screen.
  21. Click on the Server settings section.
  22. Under Incoming Mail Server settings, provide your Earthlink email address and password in the Username and Password fields.
  23. Type imap.earthlink.net in the Hostname field and 143 in the Port field.
  24. Make sure you select the Password from the drop-down menu in the Authentication field.
  25. Under the Outgoing Mail Server section, provide your email address and password in the User Name and Password fields.
  26. Type smtpauth.earthlink.net in the Host Name field and 587 in the Port field.
  27. Choose Password from the drop-down menu in the Authentication field.
  28. Make sure you provide the above details correctly and click Save.
  29. Now, you can access your Earthlink email on your Mac.