How to setup IMAP email on iPhone

Documented By: Roger

Updated On: 6 June 2019

Step: 1 (Add your IMAP email account)

Go to Settings > Passwords & Accounts > Add Account

Select Other > Add Mail Account (to create a new email account)


Step: 2 (Enter your Email Address)

Fill in all the required fields, 







Name: Your Own Name

Email: (Your own email address)

Password: Your own email password

Description: Yourdomain 


Step: 3 (Account Setup)

Select IMAP, fill in all the required fields for the Incoming and Outcoming mail server then tap Next to verify the email account.













Host Name: 

Username: (Refer to your own email account)

Password: your email password


Verify the email account. After the verification process makes sure to enable the Mail, then tap Save.


Step: 4 (Configuring SSL)

Go to Setting > Password & Accounts > click the Description (your own email domain account) > Account > Outgoing Mail Server(SMTP) > > enable Use SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:













Server Port: 465


After the verification is done, go back to Account and select Advance. In the Advance setting, there is an Incoming Setting > enable Use SSL 

Incoming Mail Server:







Server Port: 993