2 Replies Latest reply: Jun 4, 2012 8:25 AM by Minh_Nguyen
google apps to apple mail 5.2 Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

How do I sync Google Apps mail account with Apple Mail 5.2?


mail 5.2, Mac OS X (10.7.4)
  • 1. Re: How do I sync Google Apps mail account with Apple Mail 5.2?
    G_K_O Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

    To add your Google Apps mail account:

     

    1. Select Mail-->Preferences

    2. Select the Accounts icon and click the + button in the lower left corner.

    3. An Add Account screen should appear

     

    ADD ACCOUNT

     

    4. Add your

     

    • Full Name
    • Email Address, and
    • Google Apps password

     

    in the appropriate boxes.

     

    5. Click the Continue button and the Incoming Mail Server screen should appear.

     

    INCOMING MAIL SERVER

     

    6. From the Account Type pull down menu, select Exchange IMAP.

    7. Fill in the text boxes as follows:

     

    Description: what ever makes sense to you

    Incoming Mail Server: imap.gmail.com

    Username: GoogleAppsUsername@yourdomain.com

    Password: Google Apps password

    Outlook Web Access Server: www.gmail.com

     

    8. Click the continue button and the Outgoing Mail Server screen should appear.

     

    OUTGOING MAIL SERVER

     

    9. Fill in the text boxes as follows and make sure Use only this server and Use Authentication is checked:

     

    Description: what ever makes sense to you

    Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.gmail.com

     

    8. Click the Continue button and the Account Summary screen should appear.

     

    ACCOUNT SUMMARY

     

    9. Click the Create button

    10. You're done!

  • 2. Re: How do I sync Google Apps mail account with Apple Mail 5.2?
    Minh_Nguyen Level 1 Level 1 (0 points)

    G_K_O

    Your instruction works perfect on my Mac OSX 10.7.3 - Mail v5.2

     

    Great post!