GMX Mail mail setup iPhone

Set up iPhone GMX Mail

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

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 Choose settings

2 Scroll down and choose Mail, Contacts and Calendars

3 Tap Add account and select Other

4 Tap Add Mail Account and enter the following information:

Name: your name
Email: your GMX Mail email-address
Password: your GMX Mail email-password
Description: enter "GMX Mail"

5 Choose imap under incoming mail server and enter the following information:

Hostname: imap.gmx.com
Username: email
Password: your email-password

6 Scroll down and under outgoing mail server, enter the following information:

Hostname: smtp.gmx.com
Username: email
Password: your email-password

7 Tap save and in select your emailadress in the next screen.

8 Scroll down and under outgoing mail server choose SMTP.

9 Under Main server select smtp.gmx.com and make sure the following information is displayed:

SSL: none
Serverport: 25

10 Tap done and go to the previous screen. Choose Advanced and make sure the following information is correct:

SSL: ssl
Serverport: imap.gmx.com

11 Again, go back to the previous screen. Restart your iPhone to finish the setup!

Question and Answer

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

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

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

    3 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

    4 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.

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

    4 years ago
  • Free GMX App

    4 years ago
  • I have exactly the same problem. Can receive but not send. The error message I get is "s.nicholls@gmx.co.uk was rejected by the server." WHAT?!?!? Maybe time to get a different provider .....

    4 years ago
  • What are the settings on my iphone 6 plus. At the moment the server doesn´t allow sending mails from my gmx.us - account. Please help me out here asap. many thanks rené

    4 years ago

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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 25
Requires sign-in yes