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SSL for Mac Mail (OS X)

Open Mac Mail and click on the ‘Mail’ menu option at the top of the screen and choose ‘Preferences’.

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On the ‘Accounts’ tab click ‘Advanced’. Tick the box marked ‘Use SSL’. Ensure that the port number changes to ’995′.

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Send yourself a test email to check everything is working.