How to install and configure your zMailCloud account in Zimbra Desktop PC/Windows

Written by Jay Cihla on . Posted in Configuring Mail Clients, Knowledgebase

Install and Setup Instructions for Zimbra Desktop with Zimbra Mail

Download Zimbra Desktop (Windows version) at:

1. Open the downloaded file.


2. Click ‘Next’


3. Accept License Agreement, Click Next


4. Choose a path to install the application in and click Next


5. Choose whether or not to create a desktop icon and click Next.

6. Leave Launch Zimbra Desktop checked. Then, click Finish


7. Click, add new account


For account type, select Zimbra
Create a description for this account in the Account Name field, for example zMailCloud account
Enter your zMailCloud email address and password

Your incoming mail server should be: If you do not know your custom address, please ask your domain administrator, or contact the zMaiCloud help desk at support[at]

Be sure to place a check in the Use SSL box as well.
Select your preference for synchronization settings, which is how often the program will check for new mail.
Click Validate and Save

Zimbra Desktop


Note that the first synchronization may take up to several hours to complete depending on how much data is in the account. However, you may start using this account immediately.


For information on using Zimbra Desktop please reference the Zimbra Desktop End User Guide.



Tags: , , ,

Built with HTML5 and CSS3
Copyright © 2020 zMailCloud.
All logos, trade and service marks property of their respective owners. is an independent website and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Apple, Microsoft, Mozilla, Google nor Synacor.