Configure POP3 for iOS

This article will help you create a SmarterMail IMAP connection to an iOS device.
  1. On the iOS device, click the Settings button.
  2. Click Mail, Contacts, Calendars button.
  3. Click Add Account button.
  4. Click Other.
  5. Complete the Name, Address (email address), Password and Description Fields
  6. Click Save.
  7. Ensure POP3 is selected.
  8. Enter your Incoming Mail Server information
    1. Hostname is mx.rat.ca
    2. Username is your full email address
    3. Password is the same password used to access webmail.
  9. Enter your Outgoing Mail Server information
    1. Hostname is mx.rat.ca
    2. Username is your full email address
    3. Password is the same password used to access webmail.
  10. Click Save.
  11. The iPhone will attempt to establish an SSL connection to your POP3 and SMTP servers.
  12. If this fails, you will see a prompt "Do you want to try setting up the account without SSL."
    1. Click No.
    2. Click Save.
    3. When prompted "This account may not be able to send or receive emails. Are you sure you want to save?", select Save.
  13. Click the account you just added (identified by your email address)
  14. Scroll down and click the SMTP button.
  15. Select the server you just added, identified by the hostname from step 9a.
  16. Select ON for Use SSL.
  17. Select Password for Authentication
  18. Select 587 for Server Port.
  19. Click the SMTP button to go back.
  20. Click your email address to go back.
  21. Click Advanced.
  22. Scroll down to Incoming Settings.
  23. Select ON for Use SSL.
  24. Select Password for Authentication.
  25. Select 993 for Server Port.
  26. Click your email address to go back.
  27. Click Mail to go back.
  28. Hit the Home button.
  29. Hit the Mail App to check your configuration.

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