Setting up a Hosted Exchange mailbox in Mail for Mac OSX

Please note: You must have an Exchange 2 mailbox in order to configure an Exchange account in Mail for Mac OSX.

 

  1. Open Mail.
  2. Click on the Mail menu in the top-left corner of your screen and select Preferences... 
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  3. Click on the Accounts tab and then click the plus (+) symbol in the bottom-left corner. 
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  4. Enter your Full Name, Email Address and Password and then click Continue. Mail will attempt to automatically discover your email settings. 
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  5. Select if you wish to set up Contacts and Calendars and then click Create
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  6. You can now close the Preferences pane and begin using your mailbox.