Updated on 02-March-2016 at 4:36 PM

Introduction

In this tutorial, you will learn how to how to configure your iPhone to access your email account.

This tutorial was created using an iPhone 6 running iOS 8.4.1. If you are using different hardware or a different OS version, these instructions may differ.

The domain bc-mail.tk is used throughout this guide as a substitute for your domain name. If your domain is johnsmith.com, use johnsmith.com in place of bc-mail.tk. 

Configuration of your device

Follow the steps below to set up email on your iPhone:

1. Tap Settings on your home screen:

 

2. Scroll down and tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars.

 

3. Tap the Add Account option.

 

4. Tap Other.

 

5. Tap Add Mail Account.

 

6. Enter the following settings and tap Next after you finish:

  • Name: is the name displayed when you send email
  • Address: is your full email address
  • Password: is your email account password
  • Description: is account description of your choice

 

7. Tap IMAP or POP (in this example will set up the device using IMAP):

 

8. Under the Incoming Mail Server / Outgoing Mail Server section, enter the following settings:

  • Host name: is mail.worldsecureemail.com
  • User name: is your full email address
  • Password: is your email account password

 

10. Your device will verify your email account settings. This may take several minutes.

 

11. Completing Account Configuration - tap Save

 

12. The email account configuration has been completed.


If you are having difficulties when using the email client, read Troubleshooting issues sending and receiving email.