EarthLink IMAP Settings

 EarthLink IMAP Settings

Earthlink is a U.S. Internet Service Provider that offers help for both residents and business professionals. They also have Earthlink mail, which is used by lots of people.

If you are an Earthlink email account holder, you might be wondering how it would feel to have 2 accounts in one email client. Yes! It’s possible. With the help of IMAP and SMTP email settings, you can configure the Earthlink email account with email clients like Gmail, Yahoo, Microsoft Outlook, and many more.

In this configuration article, you will be reading the important information you need to know about Earthlink IMAP settings and how to configure them on your iPhone or iPad.

Before we proceed with the account configuration, you need to know the basic IMAP settings and the SMTP settings.

IMAP

  1. Incoming mail server: imap.earthlink.net
  2. Incoming mail port number: 143
  3. Incoming mail security: None
  4. Incoming mail username: the Earthlink email address
  5. Incoming mail password: the Earthlink email password

SMTP

  1. Outgoing mail server: smtpauth.earthlink.net
  2. Outgoing mail port number: 587
  3. Outgoing mail security: STARTTLS
  4. Outgoing mail username: the Earthlink email address
  5. Outgoing mail password: the Earthlink email password

Here are the steps to configure the Earthlink IMAP settings on your iPhone.

  • Turn on your iPhone.
  • Tap the Settings icon.
  • Scroll down the Settings page and select Mails, Contacts, and Calendars.
  • Under the Accounts section, tap Add Account.
  • Under the Add Account section, tap Other.
  • Under the Add Mail Account tab, enter the information as prompted.
  • Enter the name, email address, password, and a small description.
  • Tap Next.
  • Under INCOMING MAIL SERVER, enter the IMAP information as described earlier in this article.
  • For the OUTGOING MAIL SERVER section, enter the SMTP information as described in this article.
  • Enter the appropriate port information for both IMAP and SMTP.
  • Tap the DONE button.

Restart your iPhone and you have successfully configured the EarthLink email on your device with the help of the EarthLink IMAP Settings. Click the CALL button on this page if you wish to speak to our dedicated technical team for assistance.