Mail 10.3 for macOS Sierra Version 10.12 New Settings

  • The settings on this page show how to create new settings (add a new email account) on Mail 10.3 (macOS Sierra 10.12).
  • The items referred to with [ ] marks in this guide are items unique to each customer.
    In actual settings, please replace them with your own information.

Adding a New Account

Launching the Software

Launching the Software

Launch the Mail application.

Add Account

Add Account

Choose Other Mail Account..., and then click Continue.

  • If the above window does not appear, go to the menu and select Mail, and then select Add Account...

Entering Account Information

Name [your name] e.g., Taro Asahi
Email Address [your email address] e.g., asahitaro@asahinet.jp
Password [Asahi Net password assigned to your Asahi Net User ID] (Enter in lowercase (small) characters.)

Once you have entered all the details, click Sign In.

Entering Mail Server Information

Entering Mail Server Information

Email Address [your email address] e.g., asahitaro@asahinet.jp
User Name [your Asahi Net User ID] e.g., ab4t-ash
Password [Asahi Net password assigned to your Asahi Net User ID] (Enter in lowercase (small) characters.)
Account Type POP
Incoming Mail Server pop.asahi-net.or.jp
Outgoing Mail Server mail.asahi-net.or.jp
mails.asahi-net.or.jp (*)
* If using the Virus
Check service

If “Unable to verify account name or password.” appears, manually fill in the sections as shown in the chart above, then click Sign In.

If entered correctly, the Inbox will appear, and then you can proceed to the next step for configuration.

Preferences

Preferences

From the menu, select Mail, and then select Preferences...

Account Information

Select Accounts, and then select Server Settings.
Uncheck Automatically manage connection settings in two places, and fill in each section as shown in the image below.

Account Information

Incoming Mail Server (POP)
User Name [your Asahi Net User ID] e.g., ab4t-ash
Password [Asahi Net password assigned to your Asahi Net User ID] (Enter in lowercase (small) characters.)
Host Name pop.asahi-net.or.jp  
Automatically manage connection settings Uncheck  
Port 995  
Use TLS/SSL Check  
Authentication APOP (Authenticated POP)  
Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP)
Account Asahinet * This is selected automatically.
User Name [your Asahi Net User ID] e.g., ab4t-ash
Password [Asahi Net password assigned to your Asahi Net User ID] (Enter in lowercase (small) characters.)
Host Name mail.asahi-net.or.jp  
Automatically manage connection settings Uncheck  
Port 465  
Use TLS/SSL Check  
Authentication MD5 Challenge-Response

Once you have finished entering the details as above, click the Save button located on the bottom-right of the screen.

The settings are now completed.