Enabling Secure Connections in iPhone/iPad

To Enable Incoming Email (POP/IMAP) SSL

  • From the Home screen, tap Settings.

  • Tap Accounts & passwords (Or Mail, Contacts, Calendars on older devices) and choose the desired email account.
  • Tap your account name again if nneded
  • Scroll down and tap Advanced.
  • From the Incoming Settings menu, slide Use SSL to ON.
  • Authentication = Password
  • Tap Server Port and make the following change:
    For IMAP - 993
    For POP - 995
  • Tap Account at the top to go back

To Enable Outgoing Email SSL

  • From the SMTP menu, tap the primary outgoing server for the account. This will be the server name assigned to your domain.
  • Next to Use SSL, tap ON.
  • Tap Server Port and change the port to 587. Wait until the phone verifies it. You can also use port 465
  • Tap Account at the top to go back.
  • Tap Done

You may need to restart your iPhone for the changes to take effect.


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