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Setting Up an Email Account in Mail for Mac OS X

Last Updated: Tue, 09 Jun 2015 > Related Articles

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Learn how to add an email account to Mail on Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.10.


Want to access your Cox email from Mail for Mac? Learn how automatically configure your email account using Apple's Mail Assistant for Mac OS X 10.5 through 10.10

Cox does not support all email clients. The following information is for reference only. For specific information on using Mail for Mac OS X, visit Apple.com/support/mail.

Click the Mail icon from the dock at the bottom of the desktop.
Note: If you already have a Mail account set up, choose Mail and then Add Account to add an account.
From the Choose a mail account to add... window, select Add Other Mail Account... and then click Continue.

Enter the appropriate information in the following fields and then click Create.

  • Full Name
  • Email Address
  • Password

Result: Mail completes and adds your account based on the settings from the email address provided.

If Mail does not complete and requests for additional settings, see Email Server Names for Cox email settings.

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