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

  • Getting message, cannot get mail, mail server “imap.mail.att.net is not responding. What do I do to get my messages?

    1 week ago
  • What is my password for iPad email

    3 weeks ago
  • See the new email that is not my email I have had years and now my real email has disappeared and after many many many hours with ??????? Trying to fix and went into a store ..... useless!!!!!!! And was suppose to call with the answers??????? Always as usual Niobe speaks English where are these workers from anyway?????? Then I get a text saying g they have found the problem and will be corrected on the 19 th well iv jad to set up a new. Count on yahoo ... so what now. I want my old email back. Iv had on all my contact for a very long time ...

    2 months ago
  • Getting message, cannot get mail, mail server “imap.mail.att.net is not responding. What do I do to get my messages?

    2 months ago
  • i like to get e-mail all the time

    2 months ago
  • Getting message, cannot get mail, mail server “imap.mail.att.net is not responding. What do I do to get my messages?

    3 months ago
  • I am continuing to get a message that my User ID or Password are incorrect. I can't access my email so how do I get either or both of these re-set?

    4 months ago
  • I am continuing to get a message that my User ID or Password are incorrect. I can't access my email so how do I get either or both of these re-set?

    4 months ago
  • My incoming and outgoing mail is giving me an error message; how do I reset this on an IPhone 6Plus? Error message: imap.mail.att.net is not working. How do I reset?

    6 months ago
  • These settings say MAI without the L. Is that correct

    6 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