GMX Mail email settings for iPhone

On this page you find the GMX Mail 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 GMX Mail.

Mail settings GMX Mail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap.gmx.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.gmx.com
Outgoing port 465
Requires sign-in yes

iPhone guide to setup GMX Mail 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 GMX Mail email address
Password: your GMX Mail email password
Description: a personal description

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

Hostname: imap.gmx.com
Username: your GMX Mail email address
Password: your GMX Mail email password

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

Hostname: smtp.gmx.com
Username: your GMX Mail email address
Password: your GMX Mail 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: 993

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

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 465

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 GMX Mail users out? Please comment below!

  • I have set up the way it has send and I can receive mail yet I can not send it just stores in the out box and says the outgoing mail server is incorrect! Help!!!

    4 years ago
  • How do I check emails is there a app I can save on scream thanks

    4 years ago
  • This so totally annoying! Iphone 6s ios9 will not work. All entered as requested. Will not load emails.

    4 years ago
  • Tried all of the above and more on my iPhone 6 still can't send or receive emails

    4 years ago
  • Tried all of the above and more on my iPhone 6 still can't send or receive emails

    4 years ago
  • I don't have, don't know or have forgotten my e mail password and can't send mail

    4 years ago
  • just tried the set up in my iphone (5) but getting message "The user name or password for GMX Mail is incorrect... can you help? Email & password have been entered correctly

    5 years ago
  • I had to change my email password after my account had been hacked. After that I am able to RECEIVE emails but still can't SEND any. Less than impressed and grateful for any help.

    5 years ago
  • how do I instigate a "Shortcut" to gmx on my desktop. thanks

    5 years ago
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    5 years ago