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!

  • 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?).

    6 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?

    6 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.

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

    7 years ago
  • Set up email on new android tablet, thanks for your help but it only worked when you untick the signin section

    7 years ago
  • I am setting up an Android tablet and have followed your web instructions. After outting in the outgoing server info it gives "Can't connect to server (550.5.7.0 Invalid authentication credentials OUK 305)

    7 years ago
  • I have a new Android smartphone, how do i know whether to use the option Exchange or Others please?

    7 years ago
  • I am having trouble sending email

    7 years ago
  • I am having trouble using mail

    7 years ago