iCloud email settings for Outlook

iCloud On this page you find the iCloud mail settings for Outlook. Follow the step-by-step Outlook guide or use the settings overview with the imap and pop3 server email settings for iCloud.

Mail settings iCloud

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

Outlook guide to setup iCloud mail

1 Start Outlook and open 'Account Settings'.

Click on the file tab and in the 'Information' category click on 'Account Settings'

2 Create a new email account.

In the 'Email' tab, click 'New'

3 Enable 'Server Settings' and click Next.

Check 'Server settings'.

4 Select Internet Email Addresses, click Next and enter the following data among user data:

Your name: Your full name.
Email Address: your iCloud email address.

5 In the box Type Account below Server Information, select imap and fill out the following information:

Incoming e-mail: imap.mail.me.com
Incoming port: 993

Outgoing e-mail: smtp.mail.me.com
Outgoing port: 587

6 Under Login Information fill in the following settings:

E-mail: your iCloud email-adress
Password: your iCloud email-password

Login with security: ssl

7 Congratulations, your account has been added!

Click on 'Test Account Settings'. If everything goes well, click on next and then on finish.

Question and Answer

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

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    2 years ago
  • Hello, I'm trying to set up my iCloud email on Outlook as per your instructions however the Incoming Mail Server and Outgoing Mail Server information doesn't seem to be working. There is no option to include Port Number as you suggest in your instructions. Can you please assist? Thanks, Sara McDonald

    2 years ago