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iPhone IMAP

How to set up a IMAP account on an iPhone

This article will guide you through configuring your IMAP email on your iPhone.

Launch the Mail app from your home screen.


Tap ‘Other


Enter your name (e.g John Appleseed).

Then enter your email address (e.g.

The description does not matter so you can leave that as the default.

After you’ve done that, tap ‘Next’.


Here you will need to tap the ‘IMAP’ tab. The details you entered on the previous page will automatically load into this page as you can see in the picture.

In the ‘Incoming mail server’ section, you will need to enter the host name ‘’.

In the username box, just type in the email address that you entered in on the previous page.

Tap ‘Save’.



Here you can enable/disable what you want to sync with your phone. After you’ve done that, tap ‘Save’.