Plusnet mail setup Android

Set up Android Plusnet

On this page you'll find the Plusnet mail settings for Android. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Plusnet, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Plusnet email on a Android device.

The exact steps may vary by model, but all the settings can to be found here. If you don't succeed or you think something is not right, do not hesitate to ask your question at the bottom of the page!

1 Go to your mail app, choose settings and add a new email account.


3 Choose imap.

4 Please enter your full Plusnet email address and password. Then select "Manual Setup".

5 Enter the following information in the incoming settings screen:

Username: email
Password: uw email-wachtwoord
Incoming server:
Incoming poort: 143
Security type: none

Choose 'next'.

6 Enter the following information in the outgoing settings screen:

Outgoing server:
Outgoing port: 587
Security type: none
Authorisation required: yes
Username: email
Password: your email-password

Choose 'next'.

7 Enter your preferences in the following screen and give the account a personal name. Congratulations, your e-mail has been se

Question and Answer

  • tablet keeps saying unable to connect to outgoing server

    1 month ago
  • cant sign in

    2 months 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 ?

    3 months 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 months 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

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

    1 year ago
  • Failed to set up my email on my android tablet as it says the incoming server username or password are incorrect. Multiple attempts failed including alternative spelling of the password (two "o"'s?).

    2 years ago
  • Having trouble with setting up my email account on my Moto G4 Plus running Android 6.0.1. I am using IMAP. entered email address as entered password the display is then shown as username: password: ....... server: Validating server settings highest level of security not guaranteed - proceed port: 143 security type: STARTTLS validating server settings Could open connection to server Can you help please?

    2 years ago
  • hello. i'm trying to set up an email account on my Samsung J516 and I'm stuck as it says POP/IMAP is not set up for this account.......I believe I have the correct password.......where should POP/IMAP be set up? On my account when I log in on my laptop or on the mobile? I need a guide for dummies to understand where, what and why. ;) Thank you.

    2 years ago
  • when i fill in details for outgoing server my password isn't recognized

    2 years ago

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Mail settings Plusnet

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