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Set up an cPanel email account on iOS devices

This guide is compatible with iOS 7.1

To set up an email account on your iOS device, perform the following steps:

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.
  3. Tap Add Account.
  4. Tap Other.
  5. Tap Add Mail Account.
  6. Enter the appropriate email account information.
    • In the Name text box, enter the name that you wish to use for the email account.
    • In the Email text box, enter your email address.
    • In the Password text box, enter the password for the email account.
    • In the Description text box, enter a description for the email account.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. The use toggle switch to select a mailbox type.

    Note:

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    We recommend that you select the IMAP mailbox type. If you select the POP3 mailbox type, the mobile device's email client will download all of the email and remove the messages from the server. You will be unable to access those messages from any other email client.
  9. Verify that the all of the displayed information is correct.
  10. In the Incoming Mail Server section of the interface, enter the following information:
    • In the Host Name text box, enter the hostname for your hosting account.  - You can find your secure hostname by visiting an-example-website.co.uk/cpanel. Please replace "an-example-website.co.uk" with your actual domain name and paste it in to any web browsers address bar, you will be redirected to your hostname. For example: server307.serverdnshost.com. You can also find your hostname in your Welcome Email.
    • In the User Name text box, enter your email address.
    • In the Password text box, enter the password for the email account.
  11. In the Outgoing Mail Server section of the interface, enter the following information:
    • In the Host Name text box, enter the hostname for your hosting account. - You can find your secure hostname by visiting an-example-website.co.uk/cpanel. Please replace "an-example-website.co.uk" with your actual domain name and paste it in to any web browsers address bar, you will be redirected to your hostname. For example: server307.serverdnshost.com. You can also find your hostname in your Welcome Email.
    • In the User Name text box, enter your email address.
    • In the Password text box, enter the password for the email account.
  12. Tap Next.
  13. Disable the Notes toggle switch and tap Save to complete the process.

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