Setting up a POP email account with SSL in Pegasus Mail

This tutorial will show you the steps for setting up a POP email account with SSL in Pegasus Mail

1) To configure a POP email account with SSL, first click the “Tools” tab.

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2) Then click “Internet Options”.

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3) The easiest way to setup your email account is to start the Setup Wizard… click here.

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4) Then click “Next”.

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5) Enter your email address you wish to configure here, then click “Next” again.

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6) Enter your incoming POP3 server address here, then click “Next”.

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7) Enter your full email address as the username, and your email account’s password.

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8) Then click “Next”.

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9) Enter your outgoing server address here, then click “Next”.

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10) Ensure the “Network or Broadband” option is selected, then click “Next”.

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11) Click “Finish”.

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12) Now click the “Receiving (POP3)” tab here.

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13) Select the POP3 host we just setup, then click “Edit”.

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14) Now click the “Security” tab.

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15) Click here to require a secure SSL connection for the incoming server.

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16) Then click “Change” so the port numbers are automatically adjusted.

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17) Click the “General” tab.

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Note that the port number has been updated to 995, the standard port number for SSL.

18) Click “OK”.

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19) Next click the “Sending (SMTP)” tab here.

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20) Select the SMTP host we just setup, then click “Edit”.

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21) Now click the “Security” tab.

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22) Click here to setup SMTP authentication using your POP3 username and password.

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23) Then click this “Select” button.

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24) Choose your POP3 definition (the one you just setup), then click “Select”.

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25) Click here to require a secure SSL connection for the outgoing server.

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26) Then click “Change” so the port numbers are automatically adjusted.

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27) Click the “General” tab.

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28) Click “OK”.

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Note that the port number has been updated to 465, the standard port number for SMTP SSL.

29) Click “OK” again.

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That’s it! The email account has been added.

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This is the end of the tutorial. You now know how to configure a POP email account with SSL in Pegasus Mail.