Freeserve email settings for iPhone

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

Mail settings Freeserve

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server pop.freeserve.co.uk
Incoming port 110
SSl (security) incoming none
Outgoing server smtp.orange.net
Outgoing port 25
Requires sign-in no

iPhone guide to setup Freeserve mail

1 Open 'Settings', click on 'Passwords & accounts' and 'Add account'.

Click on your provider name if it's listed, otherwise click on 'Other'

2 Choose 'Add mail account', and enter the following information:

Name: your own name
Email: your Freeserve email address
Password: your Freeserve email password
Description: a personal description

3 Choose pop3 and enter the following details under 'Incoming mail server':

Hostname: pop.freeserve.co.uk
Username: your Freeserve email address
Password: your Freeserve email password

4 Under 'Outgoing mail server' enter the details below and choose 'next':

Hostname: smtp.orange.net
Username: your Freeserve email address
Password: your Freeserve email password

5 Make sure 'Email' is checked and click 'Save'.

Your email account is now saved. In the next steps we check if all settings are correct.

6 Click on your newly created email address and choose 'Advanced'. Make sure that the following data is correct under 'Incoming server':

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 110

7 Go back to the previous screen and under 'Outgoing server' click on smtp.orange.net. Make sure the following information is correct:

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 25

8 Choose 'Done' at the top right and restart the iPhone to activate the settings.

Congratulations, your account is now set up. Open the mail app to use your account.

Question and Answer

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

  • Your message freeserver

    2 years ago
  • followed all instructions and still cant set up email account on my iphone 4 for freeserve.

    3 years ago
  • How can I backup my emails because Orange email is closing down in May. many thanks

    3 years ago
  • Hiya, I have tried all of the above step by step but all that keeps coming up is that the incoming sever setting is incorrect. Please can you advise?

    3 years ago
  • I have an iPhone 6 I can now send emails but still cannot receive them. I have asked for help from Apple and they can't do anything. Please help. Trix

    3 years ago
  • Hi, I have tried the above and now receive emails but it will not send it just puts it in the outbax

    3 years ago
  • Followed the instructions to set up email on new iPhone se keep getting a message stating Cannot connect using SSL - is there something else I need to do or change

    3 years ago
  • I cant receive any emails which was working fine until last night , i can get them on my i pad but not my laptop , could you possibly help me ? thanks David

    3 years ago
  • I am trying to set up my email it says cannot connect using ssl do you want to try setting up the account without ssl

    4 years ago
  • I am trying to set up my email it says cannot connect using ssl do you want to try setting up the account without ssl

    4 years ago