Hotmail email settings for iPhone

On this page you find the Hotmail 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 Hotmail.

Mail settings Hotmail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes

iPhone guide to setup Hotmail 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 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.

3 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

4 Go back to the previous screen and under 'Outgoing server' click on Make sure the following information is correct:

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 587

Question and Answer

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

  • How would you like to get your security code? Text ******16 There's a temporary problem with the service. Please try again. If you continue to get this message, tryand the code does not come to my phone number, please solve this problem

    3 years ago
  • please make a choice for me to open my hotmail I do not receive the code via phone number +38349886616

    3 years ago
  • Can you help me my Hotmail I can’t send or receive any email can you help me please?

    3 years ago
  • Can you help me my Hotmail I can’t send or receive any email

    3 years ago
  • Please if anyone can help find the IMAP option on my settings on my iPhone 6s, as I am not getting or receiving emails, I must be very stupid, but I have tried , and followed all instructions but some how I can’t locate imap , so I can change the settings. Please help

    3 years ago
  • Can’t get emails on iPhone got it on iPad

    3 years ago
  • I forgot my email password

    3 years ago
  • I have pressed in all the details above but when i try to save it it says "Username or password for "hotmail" is incorrect

    3 years ago
  • i followed all the steps and email works perfectly but i can't see calendar and contacts !

    3 years ago
  • I have an iPhone XS Max running the latest iOS and I Have a second hotmail account setup in a Third party email app, “typeapp”. Recently I lost access to the account. I have searched the web and have tried many different tips. It seems that the IMAP settings are accepted because it Sends me to the SMTP settings. That is where I get the error message, “cannot connect to server.” Please help me?

    4 years ago