How to Setup Email on iPhone 6?

How to Setup Email on iPhone 6

Carry any one of the following procedures to set up your email account on your iPhone 6.

Procedure 1 – Setting Up Automatically

  1. On the home screen of your iPhone 6, search for the Mail application and tap its icon.
  2. The following email providers will be displayed on the Welcome to Mail screen.
    • iCloud
    • Exchange
    • Google
    • Yahoo
    • AOL
    • Other
  3. Select your email provider.
  4. Note: If your email provider is not in the list, proceed with the next procedure to set up the email account manually.
  5. Now, fill the Name and Description fields.
  6. Enter your email account’s credentials in the Email and Password fields and tap the Next option at the top of the screen.
  7. The Mail application will verify your email account.
  8. Tap the Save option to complete the email setup.

Procedure 2 – Setting up manually

  • To manually configure the email account, you need to know the incoming and outgoing mail server settings.
  • Note: The Mail application will not add the email account if the server settings are incorrect.
  • Open the Settings application on iPhone 6, scroll down the screen, and tap the Mail, Contacts, Calendars option.
  • Tap Add Account -> Other -> Add Mail Account.
  • Fill the following fields and tap Next on the New Account screen.
    1. Name
    2. Email
    3. Password
    4. Description
  • Tap either the IMAP or POP tab on the next screen.
  • Provide the correct hostname, user name, and password in both the Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server sections.
  • Tap Next at the upper-right corner of the screen.
  • The Cannot Verify Server Identity prompt box will appear on the screen.
  • Select the Continue option to proceed.
  • Turn on the toggle switch next to the Mail and Notes options and tap Save.
  • If the Cannot Connect Using SSL message prompts on the screen, select the Yes option and re-add the email account without SSL.
  • Open the Mail application and send an email message to the same email address.
  • Check if the email message is received.
  • This indicates the email setup on the iPhone 6 is successful.