Kerio Connect Client for Windows and Mac
Article Number: 1943 | Last Updated: Tue, Oct 25, 2016 12:24 PM
New in Kerio Connect 9.2!
Kerio Connect Client for Windows and Mac is a native desktop application for managing emails, chat messages, calendars, contacts, tasks, and notes.
You can install it on your computer and enjoy the same features as the browser-based application.
Kerio Connect supports:
For complete system requirements, see the Kerio Connect product page.
Installing the application
You can also download Kerio Connect Client from the integration page.
On the Kerio Connect Client for web login page, click Integration with Windows/Mac and download the application.
Logging into Kerio Connect Client
To use Kerio Connect Client, you must log in to your account. Once you log in, Kerio Connect Client stores your credentials and automatically logs you in next time you open the application.
If Kerio Connect Client cannot locate your account, your must also type the Kerio Connect server name:
Kerio Connect Client attempts to locate your server using Autodiscover. If the administrator for your domain does not configure Autodiscover, you must type the address of your server.
Changing user accounts
If you want to log in as another user:
Upgrading the application
Kerio Connect Client automatically checks for new versions. If a new version is available, the client prompts you to apply it.
To change the automatic updates:
You can also install new versions manually:
Customizing the application
To configure and customize the application, see Configuring your Kerio Connect Client .
Working with the application
The application has the same functions and features as the browser-based Kerio Connect Client. You can find additional information in Kerio Knowledge Base in the Kerio Connect Client section.
Click Help → Kerio Connect Knowledge Base to display information about the section you are currently in.
Kerio Connect Client for Windows and Mac also enables OS capabilities within the applications, such as emoji, spelling and grammar check, and dictation.
Setting Kerio Connect as the default email client
The use Kerio Connect Client to send messages from other applications, you must set Kerio Connect Client as the default email client:
From now on, when you send email messages from your browser or another application, Kerio Connect Client opens and you can start writing your email message.
OS X Yosemite and El Capitan may not allow you to set a default email client. To fix it, see the following Apple support page: https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT203129
In case of any problems, you may be asked to provide a debug log from your client.
To enable the debug log:
A new item menu, Developer, appears.
To display the debug log, click Developer → Open Debug Log in your Kerio Connect Client for Windows and Mac.