Follow Techotopia on Twitter

On-line Guides
All Guides
eBook Store
iOS / Android
Linux for Beginners
Office Productivity
Linux Installation
Linux Security
Linux Utilities
Linux Virtualization
Linux Kernel
System/Network Admin
Scripting Languages
Development Tools
Web Development
GUI Toolkits/Desktop
Mail Systems
Eclipse Documentation

How To Guides
General System Admin
Linux Security
Linux Filesystems
Web Servers
Graphics & Desktop
PC Hardware
Problem Solutions
Privacy Policy




9.4. Kmail

Kmail is the standard email client used in KDE it is installed by default from the Fedora KDE Live CD and is also included in the DVD. To start Kmail in KDE, click the Kmenu > Applications > Internet > Email menu entry for Kmail , or in GNOME, click Applications > Internet > Kmail in GNOME.

9.4.1. Configuring Kmail

Running the software for the first time displays the main Kmail page with links to help locations. To add a new account in the future, or to modify an existing account, click Settings > Configure Kmail . In the dialog that appears, select Accounts then press the Add button to launch the Kmail Account Assistant again.
To configure your account, you will need your email information from your internet service or email provider.
  1. Click Settings > Configure Kmail
  2. Click Accounts > Add . A dialog will ask you for the type of account you wish to configure.
  3. When you select the appropriate account type, a dialog will show you the different settings available for your account. Add your personal email configuration information to Account Name , Login , Password , Host . The other default settings can be left alone.

  Published under the terms of the Open Publication License Design by Interspire