How To Configure The Bigpond Mail Settings iPad?

Do you wish to add your Bigpond mail settings iPad? If Yes, you need to identify the mail server settings that are used to configure the email account on your iPad. The settings include both incoming and outgoing protocols.

 Bigpond Mail Settings iPad

Here we have given the settings for IMAP and SMTP.

  1. Incoming mail server name: imap.telstra.com
  2. Incoming server port: 993
  3. Security type: SSL
  4. Username: Your Bigpond email address
  5. Password: Your Bigpond email account password
  1. Outgoing mail server name: smtp.telstra.com
  2. Outgoing server port: 465
  3. Security type: SSL

Keep reading the instructions below to learn how to configure the Bigpond mail settings on your iPad.

  1. To begin with, touch the Settings icon on the home screen of your iPad.
  2. When the Settings app opens, tap the Mail button.
  3. Tap Add Account and select the Other option from the list of email service providers.
  4. Tap the Add Mail Account button and fill out the following fields.
  1. Name
  2. Email
  3. Password
  4. Description
  1. In the Name field, input a name for your email account.
  2. Enter your email account details in the Email and Password fields.
  3. In the Description field, describe your email account.
  4. Tap Next and select IMAP as your account type.
  5. Fill in the Name, Email, and Description fields.
  6. Go to the Incoming Mail Server section.
  7. Input the incoming mail server name ‘imap.telstra.com’ in the Host Name field.
  8. Enter your email address and password in the Username and Password fields.
  9. Under the Outgoing Mail Server section, enter the outgoing mail server name ‘smtp.telstra.com’ in the Host Name field.
  10. Input the email account details in the Username and Password fields.
  11. Tap Next and toggle on the Mail and Notes buttons.
  12. Tap Save to finish configuring the Bigpond mail settings on your iPad.

For advanced mail server settings, continue reading the steps.

  1. In the Settings window, go to Accounts & Passwords and select your email account.
  2. Tap Account and scroll down to the Advanced section.
  3. Under the Outgoing Mail Server section, tap the SMTP button.
  4. Enable Primary Server and toggle on the Use SSL button.
  5. Set Authentication to Password.
  6. Return to the Settings page and tap the Server Port button.
  7. Enter 993 for the incoming mail server port and 587 for the outgoing server port.
  8. Tap Done and fetch new data.

Now, you have seen how to configure the Bigpond mail settings iPad.