How to change the check for new messages in Mail on Mac OS X Lion

Mail App installed on Mac OS X Lion has the default time for check for new messages set to 5 minutes. If you want to change this time or set it to manual then you can do the following.

Click the Mail menu and select Preferences from the menu list.

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Navigate to Check for new messages under the General tab.

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Mail App users can change the time or set it to manual using the Check for new messages drop down.

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In Category: Apple, Mac, Mac OS X

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