Plusnet email settings for Android

On this page you find the Plusnet mail settings for Android. Follow the step-by-step Android guide or use the settings overview with the imap and pop3 server email settings for Plusnet.

Mail settings Plusnet

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server
Incoming port 143
SSl (security) incoming none
Outgoing server
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes

Android guide to setup Plusnet mail

1 Open your Email application from the menu, add a new account and choose 'Other'.

If you do not have an account yet, you can start setting up right away. Otherwise, open 'Settings' in the email app and choose 'Add account'.

2 In the next screen enter your account details and click on 'Login':

Email: your Plusnet email address
Password: your Plusnet email password

3 Choose imap and enter the following details under 'Server incoming mail':

imap server:
Security type: none
Port: 143

4 Your account is now ready to use.

Congratulations, your account is now set up. Open the email app on your smartphone to use your email.

Question and Answer

Have a question regarding your Android email setup or think you can help other Plusnet users out? Please comment below!

  • I've been trying for 3 days to install email on my new kindle fire. I'm told my email address and /or password are incorrect. How do I sort this out, please?

    3 years ago
  • Despite repeated attempts your instructions will not let me set up my emails on my phone. Please advise how to do this.

    4 years ago
  • I need to know Host and Port for incoming and outgoing server. Your suggested answers don't work.

    4 years ago
  • Can't set up email on android tablet it's saying wrong user name or password for incoming server. I know name and passwords are correct. Help

    4 years ago
  • tablet keeps saying unable to connect to outgoing server

    4 years ago
  • cant sign in

    5 years ago
  • my smartphone outlook app requires IMAP username and IMAPpassword which I have no idea what this is … similarly for the outgoing email server. Do you know what these IDs and passwords might be please ?

    5 years ago
  • Following instructions on screen but continually failing to log in - Edison email app.. Message says "your username or password is incorrect". Also something about .... if you have a two step set up needs to be app specific password which I don't understand.

    5 years ago
  • This does not work for me, using the Outlook android app. There is nowhere to put in the port numbers. Also, you have used the wrong SMTP host. it is supposed to be,.net

    5 years ago
  • I have followed the instructions, but still get message couldn't open connection to server

    5 years ago