Setting Up an Email Account on iPad with iOS 7/8/9

For 1&1 IONOS email address on iPad

Learn how to set up an email account on an Apple iPad.

You can receive and send emails on the move with your mobile device.

prerequisites

To receive and send emails under iOS 7/8 / or iOS 9 you
need:

Step 1

Call up the settings on the start screen.

Step 2

Now select the item Add account under Mail, Contacts, Calendar.

step 3

Select Other as the account type.

Step 4

Choose Add Mail Account.

Step 5

Enter your account details and tap Next.

Account Details
Field Enter
Name The future sender name displayed. Input is arbitrary.
E-Mail The complete email address of your 1&1 IONOS email account.
Password The password you assigned when setting up the 1&1 IONOS email address.
Description Enter a description for your account here. This information is only used to better distinguish the account from other accounts after it has been set up in the mail app.
Step 6

Select the account type: IMAP or POP.

Why is this attitude particularly important?
If you want to read and receive emails on the go, set up the IMAP account type.

Enter the other settings and continue with Continue.

Incoming Email Server
Field Enter
Hostname imap.ionos.com
Username The full email address of your 1&1 IONOS email account
Password The password you assigned when setting up the 1&1 IONOS email address
Outgoing Email Server
Hostname smtp.ionos.com
Username The full email address of your 1&1 IONOS email account
Password The password you assigned when setting up the 1&1 IONOS email address

If you want to retrieve your emails via POP, select POP3 as the server information for the account type and enter pop.ionos.com as the incoming mail server. The other account settings are the same as IMAP.

 

Please note:

  • The email account is automatically set up with SSL encryption. The device performs the correct configuration in the background. You no longer have to set anything manually.
  • You can also check the SSL settings later. For more information, see the Help article Enabling SSL Encryption for iPhone/iPod/iPad
Step 7

Select which data (mail, notes) you want to synchronize and confirm with Save.

Your email account is now set up. You can now retrieve your mailbox and send emails.


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