How to Access GMX Mail in macOS Mail

Sync your GMX Mail account with macOS Mail

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You can set up macOS Mail to sync and provide seamless access to GMX Mail and other online email folders. With IMAP and POP access, you can set up your email client in pretty much any way you would like.

How to Access GMX Mail in macOS Mail Using IMAP

Follow these steps to access your GMX Mail account in macOS Mail using IMAP:

  1. Open Mail and select Mail > Preferences.

  2. Select the Accounts tab.

  3. At the bottom of Accounts pane, select the + button.

  4. Select Other Mail Account... > Continue.

  5. In the Name text field, enter your full name.

    In the Email Address field, enter your GMX Mail address.

    In the Password field, enter your GMX Mail password.

  6. Select Sign In.

  7. Under Account Type, make sure IMAP is selected.

  8. Under Description, enter GMX Mail.

  9. Under Incoming Mail Server, type "imap.gmx.com."

  10. Under User Name, enter your full GMX Mail address ("example@gmx.us", for example).

  11. Select Continue.

  12. Under Description and Outgoing Mail Server, enter "GMX Mail."

  13. Under Outgoing Mail Server, type "mail.gmx.com."

  14. Verify that Use only this server is checked, Use Authentication is checked, and that your full GMX Mail address is listed under User Name.

  15. Select Continue > Create.

  16. Close the Accounts preferences window and open the Sent folder under GMX MAIL.

  17. From the menu, select Mailbox > Use This Mailbox For > Sent.

  18. Under GMX MAIL, select the Trash folder.

  19. From the menu, select Mailbox > Use This Mailbox For > Sent.

  20. Under GMX MAIL, select the Spam folder.

  21. From the menu, select Mailbox > Use This Mailbox For > Sent.

  22. Under GMX MAIL, select the Junk folder.

How to Access GMX Mail in macOS Mail Using POP

Follow these steps to sync a GMX Mail account with macOS Mail using POP.

  1. Open Mail and select Mail > Preferences.

  2. Select the Accounts tab.

  3. At the bottom of Accounts pane, select the + button.

  4. Select Other Mail Account... > Continue.

  5. In the Name text field, enter your full name.

    In the Email Address field, enter your GMX Mail address.

    In the Password field, enter your GMX Mail password.

  6. Select Sign In.

  7. Under Account Type, make sure POP is selected.

  8. Under Description, enter GMX Mail.

  9. Under Incoming Mail Server, type "pop.gmx.com."

  10. Under User Name, enter your full GMX Mail address ("example@gmx.us", for example).

  11. Select Continue.

  12. Under Description, enter "GMX Mail."

  13. Under Outgoing Mail Server, type "mail.gmx.com."

  14. Verify that Use only this server is checked, Use Authentication is checked, and that your full GMX Mail address is listed under User Name.

  15. Select Continue > Create.

  16. Close the Accounts preferences window.