4 Replies Latest reply: Dec 5, 2015 12:06 PM by toniclark
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When I try to create a POP account in Mail I am presented with the “Add Account” series of windows. However, it seems to start with the assumption that

I wish to create an IMAP account and automatically enters the appropriate data for doing so. How do I get it to recognise that I want to set up a POP account or, alternatively, how do I bypass the automated set-up process and do it manually? I am using Mail 5.1.

MacBook Pro, Mac OS X (10.7.2)
Solved by Tony T1 on Dec 16, 2011 8:23 AM Solved
Click [+], enter your Name/Email/Password, then hold down the 'Option(Alt)' key, click Continue, and you will be able to select IMAP or POP      how do I set up a POP mail account