How to Configure Your cPanel Email Account on Your iOS Devices
To set up your cPanel email account, simply follow the instructions listed below.
Step 1: Tap the Settings icon on your iOS device. The Icon is usually found on the main screen of your device.
Step 2: After tapping the Settings Icon, a menu listing will pop up on your device. Navigate to the option that says “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” and tap on it.
Step 3: Locate the “Add Account” option in “The Mail, Contacts, Calendar” window that appears on your device.
Step 4: Tap on the “Add Account” option to enter its menu screen.
Step 5: In the “Add Account” menu screen, look for the “Other” option and tap on it.
Step 6: In the “Other” menu screen, find and tap on the “Add Mail Account” option.
Step 7: After tapping on the “Add Mail Account” option, your device will redirect you to the “New Account” interface screen where it will ask you to enter the following information.
- Name – the name that you want to use for your cPanel email account.
- Email – the Email address of your cPanel Email account.
- Password – the password for your cPanel Email account.
- Description – the text to describe the Email setting that you are creating.
Step 8: After entering the required information on the fields provided, tap on the “Next” button to continue with the setup.
Step 9: Another screen will appear asking you to select the type of mailbox for your cPanel Email account.
Note: Select IMAP mailbox rather than POP3 to avoid deletion of your emails in your server. We recommend that you create a cPanel backup for your email before you setup your cPanel email account in your iOS devices to ensure that everything is safe.
Step 10: Confirm the information that you have entered and then tap on the “Next” button to continue with the setup.
Step 11: Enter your cPanel’s incoming mail server details in the field provided.
Step 12: Enter the following information required on the screen that will appear.
- Host Name- your cPanel’s Email account domain.
- User Name- the cPanel Email address that you wish to link to your device.
- Password – the password for your cPanel Email account that you have entered.
Step 13: Tap the “Next” button to continue.
Step 14: Tap the “Notes” toggle on the screen to disable it.
Step 15: Tap on the “Save” option to finish the cPanel Email account setup on your iOS device.