Apple Mail Client with Kerio

Setting up your Apple Mail Client
with GoodMedia’s Kerio Connect Mail Server.

The Detail:

Incoming Mail Server = on port 993 for secure IMAP, or port 995 for secure POP3
Outgoing Mail Server = on port 587 or 465

In this example we are using screenshots from version 12 of the Apple Mail Application on OSX 10.14.

go to the System Preferences -> Internet Accounts

Click on the Other Mail Account Option
Add your name, email address & password and click on Sign In

When you see this next dialog box, add “” to the Mail Server fields, and click the Sign In button.

In this example we are using screenshots from the Apple Mail (10.6) Application -> Preferences -> Accounts




To confirm your settings go to the Window Menu -> Connection Doctor:


Connection Doctor

SMTP Outgoing Setup
– Apple Mail -> Preferences -> Accounts -> Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP):

Note: To use an SSL connection on port 587; you need to use as the Server Name:



Your Advanced Tab will look like this (substitute your own specific ID & Password);