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how to setup pop3 on iPad 2

Before you begin, you will need to gather some information from your hosting provider or ISP.

  1. your email address. [email protected]
  2. your username
  3. your password
  4. your incoming mail server
  5. your outgoing mail server
  6. any special SSL/TLS or port information.
All images below, if clicked on will open to large screen so you can see the details)

Click on the settings icon, then click on “Mail, Contacts, Calendars”.   Then click on “Add Account…”   On the next screen click “other”.









On the next screen, at top, click on “Add Mail Account”:









On the next screen, put in your name, email address, password and a description.









On the next screen, click on “pop” at the top.  Then fill in your incoming/outgoing mail server information along with your username/password for both.  Then click save.










It may take a bit… as it has to verify at this step.  Eventually you may see this screen, click “Continue”.









Now you should be returned back to the original “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” page showing your new mail account listed.  Almost done.  We need to fiddle with some settings.  Click on your new mail account…









Now click on “advanced” down at the bottom.









Adjust when mail is removed from the server.









After making changes, click on the upper left (mine says itphonetech).   Click done… or save and you are done.  Enjoy!