Setup Mail on macOS
Setting up the mail on Apple’s Mac Computer, is straightforward…
Click on the Mail icon…
Expectedly, you already have set up a Gmail account… by visiting Google.com… Create Account.
In Mail, choose ‘Google’, as the mail account provider… click continue…
Enter your email address… click NEXT
Type your password, click NEXT
For now, select only the Mail app, to use with this account… Click DONE
Depending on how much Gmail you may have, and your Internet connection speed, all of your mail will eventually flow into your Mac computer’s Mail program.
View progress? Go to Window > Activity
View Mailboxes..! click Mailboxes
What do Icons mean…? Go to the View menu > Customize Toolbar > Click the pop-up > Show icons and text > click done
Compose a New Message to Yourself, With subject and message… Click Send Icon. Watch your Inbox for it’s arrival.