Iset up an icloud email account but the instructions say that It needs to be 10.75 or higher. does that mean I cannot have an Icloud Email account?
Welcome to the Apple Community.
You can use the iCloud mail address, but you can't use the rest of the iCloud services.
Configuring Mail in Snow Leopard
The settings provided in the above link are not correct (incoming/outgoing servers). You can use that article for the 'method' of doing it, but get the correct settings here: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4864
For better setup, even, check Roger's site here.
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