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How to Setup Email on iPhone? A Step-by-Step Guide (2021)

Being able to access and manage your emails on your mobile phone is as convenient as it can get. Today, nobody has enough time to open their computers or laptops to check their emails and events. Fortunately, you can set up your email accounts on your smartphones.

In this article below, I will talk about setting up email on the iPhone. To make the process easier for users, Apple has already inserted the technical stuff required to access the most used email services worldwide. With a series of taps, you can add any email account on your iOS device.

Therefore, if you are wondering how to setup email on iPhone, we have listed all the steps below. To learn about them, be sure to check out this article until the end.

How to Set up an iCloud Account on your iPhone?

If you want to set up your iCloud account on your iPhone, follow these steps:

1) Unlock your iPhone

2) Go to the Settings from the home screen 

3) Now you need to tap Passwords & Accounts

4) In the same section, select the Add Account option

5) Now, you will see iCloud in the Accounts list. Choose it as your email account type.

6) Select the Add Mail Account option

7) Next, you need to enter the following information:

    • Name: enter your first and last name
    • Email: Your full username ([email protected])
    • Password: type in your correct password
    • Description: enter a personal description of a few words 

8) Tap Next to continue

9) Again, you will need to enter the following details to make sure all sections are fully completed

    • Make sure that you select IMAP 
    • Enter your first and last name
    • Enter your full username ([email protected])
    • Add a personal description

10) For the incoming mail server, enter the following details:

    • Your Host Name should be mail.example.com
    • Your full User Name
    • Your correct Password

11) For the outgoing mail server, enter these details:

    • Your Host Name should be mail.example.com
    • Again, your full User Name
    • Your email user’s Password

12) Enable the Mail option 

13) Click on Save

14) To keep receiving your iCloud emails on your iPhone, be sure this option enabled.

How to Add Your Gmail, Yahoo!, AOL, and Outlook.com Accounts on iPhone?

Before getting started with how to set up email on iPhone, it is essential to know that Apple has already put the incoming and outgoing server information for renowned email providers on the device. Therefore, keeping that in view, here is what you are required to do:

1) From the home screen, go to the Settings

2) Next, tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars

3) Now, tap Add Account

4) After doing so, the Add Account screen will open

5) Tap on the email account type you want to use such as, Gmail, Yahoo!, Outlook, or AOL

6)  The Gmail, Yahoo!, Outlook, or AOL screen will open 

7) In this screen, fill in your name (optional), your email address, and your password

8) Now, tap Next to continue

9) Your account is verified

10) Finally, tap Save

Congratulations! Your account has been added to the Accounts list.

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