Setup IMAP email for iPhone and iPad iOS7 or later

This tutorial shows you how to setup a Simplifying IT IMAP email address on your iPhone/iPad with the new iOS7 or later.

NOTE: Please make sure your mobile device has internet connectivity before proceeding with this tutorial.

STEP 1 - Open the ‘Settings’ app

 

STEP 2 - Scroll down and select ‘Accounts and Passwords’

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STEP 3 - Select ‘Add Account

 

STEP 4 - Scroll down and select ‘Other’.

 

STEP 5 - Select ‘Add Mail Account’.

 

STEP 6 - 

1. Enter your name
2. Enter your email address (i.e. website.example@adam.com.au)
3. Enter your password
4. Enter a description for the account (optional)
5. Press ‘Next’

 

STEP 7 - Ensure IMAP is selected instead of POP (important).

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STEP 8 - 

Enter ‘Incoming Mail Server’ settings:
1. Host Name is ‘email.mailsolutions.com.au
2. User name is your username provided
3. Password is your password

 

STEP 9 - 

Scroll down and enter ‘Outgoing Mail Server’ settings.

1. Host Name is ‘email.mailsolutions.com.au
2. User name is your username provided
3. Password is your password

Press SAVE

 

You should now see your new email account created in the list. To begin using your email, use the Mail app.

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