iPhone - AT&T mail setup

Set up iPhone AT&T

On this page you'll find the AT&T mail settings for iPhone and iPad. Besides an overview with the imap and pop3 server mailsettings for AT&T, we offer you a comprehensive guide for setting up your AT&T 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 AT&T email-address
Password: your AT&T email-password
Description: enter "AT&T"

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

Hostname: imap.mai.att.net
Username: email
Password: your email-password

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

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

SSL: ssl
Serverport: 465

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

SSL: ssl
Serverport: imap.mai.att.net

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

Question and Answer

  • Cannot get att.net email to send on iPhone 8. Please give me the smtp settings

    7 hours ago
  • How to see and change my password

    6 days ago
  • Have an iphone8 …..and use ATT Yahoo on my PC. How do I get my iPhone contacts and calendar to sync with my PC Yahoo account so they appear in my PC? Using Windows 10 Thx

    1 month ago
  • Unable to receive email after changing password

    1 month ago
  • cant get emails since update on iPhone how do I check ports

    1 month ago
  • Sent emails will not go and lend up in Outbox

    1 month ago
  • I cannot get my important emails! It kept asking to login! As the imap username and password is needed!. I do not have that imap pop! I have important time sensitive message I cannot get to! Thank you!

    2 months ago
  • how do you find password

    2 months ago
  • Please verify this information from this page: Incoming server imap.mai.att.net imap.mai? should be imap.mail?

    3 months ago
  • Not receiving email on iphone 8, keep receiving this message " CANNOT GET MAIL - the user name or password for imap.mail.att.net is incorrect." My pc and ipad are receiving emails.

    4 months ago

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Mail settings AT&T

POP / IMAP imap
Incoming server imap.mai.att.net
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.mail.att.net
Outgoing port 465
Requires sign-in yes