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1-Reference: Procedure for connecting old and new systems using Becky! Ver.2

Introduction

This section will explain how to install Becky! Ver. 2 and connect IMAP.

Steps: Becky! V2 installation and IMAP connection procedure

  1. When Becky! Ver. 2 is not installed
  2. Saving the provider files
  3. Becky! Ver. 2 connection settings

1.When Becky! Ver. 2 is not installed

About the Becky! Ver. 2 installation site

If Becky! Ver. 2 is not installed, download it from the official Becky! Ver. 2 site and install it.
If it is installed, move to 2. Saving the provider files.

* One license can be used by obtaining a keio.jp software license.

  1. Once you have accessed the download site, click "Becky! Internet Mail Ver. 2."
    A message asking you to confirm saving the file will be displayed at the bottom of the screen, so save it anywhere you like.(Example: In the Downloads folder)

  2. Run the "bk2[Version No.]" file from the saved location.
    If the User Account Control screen is displayed, click "Yes."
    The installation screens will be displayed, so follow the steps below.
    If the security warning screen is displayed, click "Yes."
  3. When you launch Becky! Ver. 2, the following initial settings screens will be displayed.
    The default settings are fine, so click "OK" or "I Agree."
  4. Next, the plugin installation screen will be displayed, so click "OK".
  5. If there is no license registration, the following message will be shown each time you launch Becky! Ver. 2.
    Click "OK" here.

2.Saving the provider files

About downloading the provider files

Using the provider files allows the Becky! Ver. 2 settings to go smoothly.
Download and unzip the provider files and save them to the following location.
・xml file: : B2_keiojp_providers.zip

・ Save location (64-bit) C:\Program Files (x86)\RimArts\B2
・ Save location (32-bit) C:\Program Files\RimArts\B2
This example will use the 64-bit version.

3.Becky! Ver. 2 connection settings

Launch Becky! Ver. 2 and connect the current system (DEEPMail) and the new system (Gmail) using IMAP.

  1. Set the current system account.
    In the Add email account screen, fill in "Mailbox name," "Name," "Email address," and "Reception protocol," and click "OK."
  2. A message will be displayed, so click "OK."
  3. When the Account settings screen is displayed, enter your password in "Password" under [Server information] on the [Basic information] tab and
    click "OK" to complete account creation.
  4. Set the new system account
    You will need your Keio Apps ID and email software password for setting the following steps.
    Refer to the link for how to check these.
    From the Menu, click "File" → "Mailbox" → "Create New."
    In the Add email account screen, fill in "Mailbox name," "Name," "Email address," and "Reception protocol," and click "OK."

  5. A message will be displayed, so click "OK."
  6. When the Account settings screen is displayed, enter your password in "Password" under [Server information] on the [Basic information] tab and
    Enter your password in "Password for email software and click "OK" to complete account creation.

This completes the account settings for the current system and the new system in Becky! Ver. 2.

Update history

November 10, 2014: First created

Last-Modified: November 10, 2014

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