Settings for Apple OS X Mail Client:

The following screenshots were captured on Apple OS X Mail client software ver. 1.2. Your version of the Mail application might slightly differ.


If you have problems in changing the settings of your Mail software, you can use the new web based webmail service until you work the problems out. The new webmail system's address is : http://newmail.bilkent.edu.tr. Please click here to read about the changes related to the new webmail service.

Start your "Mail" application and choose "Preferences" on its menu.






Choose the account you want to make changes for and click the "Edit" button.

Choose either POP or IMAP for e-mail transfer protocol or better leave it as it was.



Click the "Options" button underneath the "Outgoing Mail Server" and change the settings in accordance with the sample screen below:




Security Certificate related warning/error messages

If you prefer encrypted traffic for your password exchange (recommended) choose "Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)".

Finish your settings with the "OK" button.