Inbox.com mail setup on iPhone

On this page you find the Inbox.com 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 Inbox.com.

iPhone guide to setup Inbox.com 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 Inbox.com email address
Password: your Inbox.com email password
Description: a personal description

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

Hostname: imap.inbox.com
Username: your Inbox.com email address
Password: your Inbox.com email password

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

Hostname: smtp.inbox.com
Username: your Inbox.com email address
Password: your Inbox.com 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.inbox.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 Inbox.com users out? Please comment below!

  • The Serverport in step 10 should be 993, not imap.inbox.com, which is also shown at the very bottom of this web page.

    4 months ago
  • I can get thru step 9 but on step10 my iPhone only allows me to insert numbers not letters so I'm unable to key in imap.inbox.com as the serverport under the Advance setting. Can you help me?

    5 months ago
  • having issues with adding my inbox email to my iPhone

    3 years ago
  • It doesn't work on my iphone 5S as described here. It seems that the description is made for an old version of iOS as the menues and the headlines are different on my phone which is up-to-date now, august 2016

    3 years ago
  • I can get thru step 9 but on step10 my iPhone only allows me to insert numbers not letters so I'm unable to key in imap.inbox.com as the serverport under the Advance setting. What am I doing wrong & can you help me?

    4 years ago

Mail settings Inbox.com

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