Asahi Net : Security

Checking the Outgoing mail server - Mail for MacOSX (10.4)


  • This guide is based on Mail for MacOSX (10.4).
  • This guide is to help you determine whether or not you are using a non-Asahi Net Outoing mail server.

1. Open Mail.

2. From the Mail menu, choose Preferences.

Preferences

3. In Accounts, choose your account from the Accounts section and then click on the Account Information tab. The Outgoing mail server will be listed in the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) section.

4. Click on the Server Settings button.

New Acct. Info Check

5. The Outgoing Mail Server section contains the name of the Outgoing mail server being used.

Server Settings

If you are using Asahi Net's outgoing mail server, then the character string in the Outgoing Mail Server box will end with asahi-net.or.jp.

Asahi Net's Outgoing mail (SMTP) Servers mail.asahi-net.or.jp
mails.asahi-net.or.jp

If the character string in the Outgoing Mail Server box does not end with asahi-net.or.jp, then you are using a non-Asahi Net Outoing mail server.

If you are already using Asahi Net's Outgoing mail server there is no change of settings necessary. Please leave your settings as they are.

How to use Asahi Net's Outgoing mail server


If you are using a non-Asahi Net Outoing mail server and think there is a need to change your Mac Mail settings, please refer to the Outbound Port 25 Blocking - Are You Affected? section on the following page for further information.

>> Outbound Port 25 Blocking

If you are already using Asahi Net's Outgoing mail server there is no change of settings necessary. Please leave your settings as they are.