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Imap set up on IOS and Android
Posted by Alex Gough on 10 April 2015 06:08 PM

To setup the iPhone with HostingUK IMAP email, do the following:

 

1. ADD AN EMAIL ACCOUNT ON:

IPHONE

* If this is the first account you are setting up on iPhone, simply tap Mail and then select Other.

* If this is an additional account please go to the Home screen > Settings > Mail > Accounts > Add Account > Other

 

ANDROID

Go to Settings > Accounts > Add Account

 

2. ENTER ACCOUNT INFORMATION

Select IMAP and then add the following information:

 

Name - The user's Display Name

Address - The user's email address

Description - How you want to identify the specific email account, for example -work-, or -home email-

 

INCOMING MAIL SERVER

Host Name – The Name of the mail server *

Port: 143

SSL: OFF

Username - The user's email address

Password - The user's mailbox password

 

* the mail server may be specific to your domain (i.e mail.domain) or it will use one of our specified servers ( i.e mail4.hostinguk.net) If you are unclear on which to use, you can get in contact with our support at support@hostinguk.net.

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OUTGOING MAIL SERVER

Host Name – The Name of the mail server

Port: 25 (Alternative 587)

SSL: OFF

Username - The user's email address

Password - The user's mailbox password

 

* the mail server may be specific to your domain (i.e mail.domain) or it will use one of our specified servers ( i.e mail4.hostinguk.net) If you are unclear on which to use, you can get in contact with our support at support@hostinguk.net.

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3. COMPLETE THE SETUP PROCESS - click SAVE and wait for the iPhone to test your incoming and outgoing mail settings and connect to your mailbox.

 

 

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