Windows Live Mail mail setup iPhone

Set up iPhone Windows Live Mail

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

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

Hostname: pop3.live.com
Username: email
Password: your email-password

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

Hostname: smtp.live.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.live.com and make sure the following information is displayed:

SSL: ssl
Serverport: 587

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

SSL: ssl
Serverport: pop3.live.com

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

Question and Answer

  • No download option available on the website??

    1 month ago
  • Forget my password

    2 months ago
  • Hi cannot receive emails and messages automatically when hotspotting between ph and iPad thanks

    3 months ago
  • Unable to send email out using my live.com account.

    5 months ago
  • I don't remember my Windows Live Mail email-address or Password for my Windows Live Mail email- Where would I find this information?

    6 months ago
  • Not receiving emails

    8 months ago
  • Not receiving emails

    8 months ago
  • Why can’t I get my emails and an email icon on my new apple iphone s6?

    10 months ago
  • I have completed setup and my emails are on my phone, however the folder labels look like what is in webmail, not what is in Windows Live Email. What do I do to sync it to match?

    1 year ago
  • I can't seem to set up windows live mail on my iPhone this way

    2 years ago

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Mail settings Windows Live Mail

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server pop3.live.com
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.live.com
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes