How To Set up email on your iPhone

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I was recently asked to assist a client’s new hire with setting up their emails to an iPhone 6. We thought this tutorial would help those looking to do the same and having trouble:

1. Tap Settings on your home screen:


2. Scroll down and tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.


3. Tap the Add Account option.


4. Tap Other


5. Tap Add Mail Account.


6. Enter the following settings and tap Next after you finish:


  • Name: is the name displayed when you send email
  • Address: is your full email address
  • Password: is your email account password
  • Description: is account description of your choice

7. Tap IMAP or POP (in this example the device is using IMAP):


8. Under the Incoming Mail Server / Outgoing Mail Server section, enter the following settings:


  • Host name: is
  • User name: is your full email address
  • Password: is your email account password

9. Your device will verify your email account settings. This may take several minutes.

10. Completing Account Configuration – tap Save


11. The email account configuration has been completed.


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