How do I setup my email on an iPhone device?

  1. Open Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars
  2. Select "Add Account"
  3. Select "Other"


  1. Select "Add Mail Account"


  1. Enter your name, email address, password and description
  2. Note: Description is used as reference on your iPhone only
  3. Select "Next"


  1. Select "IMAP"
  2. Confirm your email details again
  3. Slide down to configure mail server


  1. Enter your domain name for the "Host Name" for both incoming and outgoing mail servers. Remember to include mail. before your domain name and do not include http or www
  2. For example: mail.webpal.com.au
  3. Enter your email account for the username and the associated password, for both incoming and outgoing mail servers. Remember to use the full address like shown
  4. Select "Next"


  1. Ensure "Mail" is selected
  2. Select "Save"


  1. Once saved, you will need to select your new email account for additional configuration


  1. Select your "Account"


  1. Select "Advanced"


  1. We now need to tell the iPhone to store our email on the server. This way, we can access it anywhere
  2. We are specifically focusing on "Drafts Mailbox", "Sent Mailbox" and "Deleted Mailbox"
  3. Select "Drafts Mailbox"


  1. Select "Drafts" option under "On the server"
  2. Select "Advanced" to go back and repeat for the other two mailboxes


  1. You should now see something similar once all mailboxes have been selected to be stored on the server
  2. Once complete, select "Account" to go back


  1. We now need to configure the outgoing mail server
  2. Select "SMTP"


  1. Select primary server. This should be your domain with mail. before, like shown


  1. Change port number to "465", like shown. Keep all settings the same.
  2. Select "Done" and proceed to test the email account; send & receive


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