iPhone 8 - Creating a POP Account

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Note: This article applies to both the iPhone 8 as well as the iPhone 8 Plus.

The following steps will assist you in setting your e-mail account up on your iPhone 8:


1. From the Home screen tap Settings and select Accounts & Passwords.

2. Tap Add Account and select Other.

3. Tap Add Mail Account.

4. Enter the following information:

  • Name: Enter your first and last name. This is the name that will appear in the From field of messages you send.
  • Email: Enter your e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com).
  • Password: Enter the password for your account.
  • Description: This is useful if you have more than on account set up on your phone (e.g.: My Work Account).


5. Tap Next.

6. Tap POP.

7. Enter the following information for the Incoming Mail Server:

  • Host Name: Enter mail.yourdomain (e.g.: mail.example.com).
  • Username: Enter your full e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com).
  • Password: Enter the password for this account.


8. Enter the following information for the Outgoing Mail Server:

  • Host Name: Enter mail.yourdomain (e.g.: mail.example.com).
  • Username: Enter your full e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com)
  • Password: Enter your password. This is the same password used for the incoming server.


9. Tap Save.


10. Once your settings have been verified, tap Save.

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