How to use my email account for Mac

Manually Configuring Mail:

  1. Open Mail (Click it on the Dock or open it from the Applications folder).

  2. Click on Preferences.

  3. Click on Accounts. Click on Add Account (+) in the lower left hand corner.

  4. The Add Account box will appear. Fill in the Full Name, Email address and Password fields.

  5. Click Continue to proceed.

    Note: Your email account password will be stored in Keychain to allow you to automatically log in to your email account when you open Mail.

  6. The Incoming Mail Server box will appear.

    1. Select IMAP as the Account Type.

    2. Give your Incoming Mail Server account a useful description.

    3. In the allocated fields enter mail.skybest.com as the Incoming Mail Server. Enter your User Name (SkyBest email address) and Password (password may already filled in).

    4. Click Continue to proceed.

  7. The Outgoing Mail Server box will appear.

    1. Give your Outgoing Mail Server account a useful description.

    2. Enter smtp.skybest.com as the Outgoing Mail Server.

    3. Check Use only this server.

    4. Select Use Authentication and enter your User Name (email address) and Password.

    5. Click Continue to proceed.

  8. Verify your settings in the Account Summary.

  9. Check Take account online.

  10. Click Create to complete the process.