This article describes how to setup a new mail account in Evolution.

Evolution1. Click Edit and click Preferences. This will launch the Evolution Preferences window.
Evolution Account Assistant2. Click Add. This will start the Evolution Account Assistant wizard.
Evolution Account Assistant3. Click Forward in the Mail Configuration page.
Evolution Account Assistant4. Fill in the Identity page and click Forward when you are done.
Evolution Account Assistant5. Select POP for the Server Type and fill in Server and Username fields. You can check Remember password if you want Evolution to save your password.
Evolution Account Assistant6. Review the settings in the Receiving Options page and click Forward when you are done.
Evolution Account Assistant7. Fill in the Server field. You can check Remember password if you want Evolution to save your password. Click Forward when you are done.
Evolution Account Assistant8. Provide a descriptive name in the Name field and click Forward when you are done.
Evolution Account Assistant9. Click Apply.

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Posted on 10/31/2008 and last updated on 11/6/2009
Filed under Mail Clients