Add Mail Account settings for Gmail™

  1. To access your Gmail Inbox you need to enable POP for your Gmail account.  Instructions for this can be found on the Gmail website at http://mail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=13273.

  1. Start Mirramail and click the "Tools" menu item on the main screen menu and select "Accounts" from the drop-down list.

Account menu

  1. Click the "New" button to enter details for the new mail account.

Mirramail mail accounts

  1. Enter the required information and click "Next" to add your mail server information.

Add mail address details

  1. Enter the Mail Server information required and click "Next" to enter the advanced mail account settings required by Gmail.  This information is outlined in the next step and can be found on the Gmail website at http://mail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=13287.  If you do not provide a password for your account, you will be prompted for a password each time you send or receive mail.

Add mail server details

  1. To finalise the settings for your Gmail account you must select "Secure (SSL) connection required by server" on the Advanced tab.  The Incoming and Outgoing Port numbers should be 995 and 465 respectively.  The Port numbers should change automatically when you select the relevant check box.  Additional information can be found at http://mail.google.com/support/bin/answer.py?answer=13287.  Please remember to enable POP downloading for your Gmail account.  You can access this feature when you login to your Gmail account and going to "Settings" and then selecting "Forwarding and POP". 

 

  1. Your account settings have now been saved.  Click "Close" to return to the main program, click "New" to add another mail account or click "Edit" to modify the selected account.

Mirramail mail accounts added