iPhone - Plusnet mail setup

Set up iPhone Plusnet

On this page you'll find the Plusnet mail settings for iPhone and iPad. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for Plusnet, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your Plusnet 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 Plusnet email-address
Password: your Plusnet email-password
Description: enter "Plusnet"

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

Hostname: imap.plus.net
Username: email
Password: your email-password

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

Hostname: smtp.orange.net
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.orange.net and make sure the following information is displayed:

SSL: none
Serverport: 587

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

SSL: none
Serverport: imap.plus.net

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

Question and Answer

  • I have tried so many variations on my iphone 5 to get the OUTgoing mail to work but to no avail. Please can you help

    9 months ago
  • Trying but unable to send e-mails, incomings ok, followed plusnet / iphone 6S instructions!

    9 months ago
  • My email has set up but shows emails to 22/12/2016 and tells me it cannot get mail. The configuration did not go exactly as described and there seemed to be an issue with SSL. I just got a new iPhone and wanted to set my email on it.

    10 months ago
  • My iPhone keeps telling me my username or password is incorrect. Please help!

    1 year ago
  • I am setting up an email account on an iPhone 4. What User Name should I use. I have tried mhosker, but the account will not verify.

    1 year ago
  • I have an iPhone 5s with its 9.3.3 I cannot setup my email account with your instructions . I've also tried the settings defined by the plusnet Web site

    1 year ago

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Mail settings Plusnet

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap.plus.net
Incoming port 143
SSl (security) incoming none
Outgoing server smtp.orange.net
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes