POP Email Setup for Apple iOS devices

iPhone | iPad | iPod Touch

 

To begin our setup of POP email on the Apple iOS device choose “Settings” from the Home Screen.

Once inside the “Settings” screen scroll down to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars”

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To Create a new account select ”Add Account”

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The next screen displays preset options for popular email clients. Listed at the bottom, select “Other”

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Then Choose Add Mail Account

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The following screen is where all the details for the POP email are entered. There are three fields that must be completed; “Name”, “Address” and “Password”.

Our example will be using the email “[email protected]” for the credentials.

1) “Name” field is your full name
2) “Address” field requires your full email address
3) “Password” field requires the password for your POP email
*If you do not know your password call Metisentry at 330.294.4910

 

Optional: The “Description” defaults to an auto-name however it can be edited to what best represents the account. EXAMPLE: “Work Email”

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Once all required information is entered press “Next” to verify the account.

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The next screen will default to IMAP it is very important, before you move on, you change the account type to “POP” by selecting it

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If you scroll down on the same screen there are several required fields

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“Host Name”, “User Name”, and “Password” will be exactly identical for both your Incoming and Outgoing Mail Server settings.

Incoming Mail server

Host Name: This setting was provided to you by Metisentry.
User Name: Enter your full POP email address
Password: Your password will be populated from the previous screen

If you scroll down on the same screen you’ll see Outgoing Mail settings.

Outgoing Mail server

Host Name: This setting was provided to you by Metisentry.
User Name: Enter your full POP email address
Password: You will need to enter your POP email password again

Review all information; insure it was entered correctly and “Save”

Your Apple iOS device will now attempt to verify your settings…
This may take a short while.

After the verification is complete the device will return to the accounts screen. Your Metisentry POP account is now setup on your iPhone!