To set up an email account in the email client Outlook on your Mac, please see the following steps.

  • Click Tools > Accounts
  • Click E-mail Account
  • In the E-mail Address field, enter your full email address
  • In the Password field, enter your email password
  • In the Username field, enter your full email address
  • Select your server type and enter your Incoming POP or IMAP Server (in the form ‘lhxx.dnsireland.com’, see below for more information)
  • Enter an incoming server port: IMAP with SSL – 993, POP3 with SSL – 995
  • You may need to click ‘Override Default Port’ to change the default port
  • Select Use SSL
  • Select your server type and enter your Outgoing Server
  • Enter an outgoing server port: 465
  • You may need to click ‘Override Default Port’ to change the default port
  • Select Use SSL
  • Click Add Account
  • Click More Options
  • From the Authentication menu, select Username and Password
  • In the User name field, enter the full email address
  • In the Password field, enter the password for the email account
  • Click OK

 

To find out the correct hostname to enter (which replaces ‘lhxx.dnsireland.com’ from above), enter your domain name (without WWW) and click Lookup!

 

If you require further information/assistance on this, please submit a ticket and a member of the team will be happy to assist further.