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Gmail Setup in Mac Mail

1. Open MacMail

2. Go to the File menu and down to Add Account

3. Enter your full name, your Bates email address (yourname@bates.edu) and your Bates network password. Click Continue

4. In the Incoming Mail Server window, enter the following information:

Account Type: IMAP

Description: Bates Gmail

Incoming Mail Server: imap.gmail.com

User Name: yourname@bates.edu

Password: Bates Network Password

Click Continue

5. In the Outgoing Mail Server window, enter the following information:

Description: Bates Gmail

Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.gmail.com

Make sure the box next to “Use only this server” is checked

Check the box next to “Use Authentication

User Name: yourname@bates.edu

Password: Bates Network Password

Click Continue

6. Read Account Summary window for accuracy

7. Check the box next to “Take account online

8. Click Create


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