iPhone - Cox mail setup

Set up iPhone Cox

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

5 Choose pop3 under incoming mail server and enter the following information:

Hostname: pop.cox.net
Username: email
Password: your email-password

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

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

SSL: none
Serverport: 25

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

SSL: none
Serverport: pop.cox.net

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

Question and Answer

  • I deleted my account to rid myself of all the Ads and now I need a new one

    1 week ago
  • My cox and yahoo e-mail stopped working. I followed instructions in setting up cox e-mail. When I get to the outgoing mail I do not have Pop3 to select. I completed the three items and completed the remainder sections. When I try to open my email get message Cannot get mail. Logins are disabled for "Cox".

    4 weeks ago
  • My email stopped working yesterday! Help

    4 weeks ago
  • I’m finding it to set up my cox email on my iPhone

    1 month ago
  • I think I need to delete my account and start over. I need my email. Help!

    2 months ago
  • My iPhone SE will not forward or allow me to respond to emails.

    3 months ago
  • I have an IPad using ios version 12.1 and I do not find a choice for POP email when I try to set cox.net email . Please advise. Thank you.

    3 months ago
  • setting up mail on new IPHONE XR; I have cox email and want to set it up to where my email stays on my phone and not disappears.

    3 months ago
  • I cannot remember my password for my cox email account

    4 months ago
  • I have an iPhone 5s trying to get email your directions seem easy enough but not working

    5 months ago

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Mail settings Cox

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server pop.cox.net
Incoming port 110
SSl (security) incoming none
Outgoing server smtp.cox.net
Outgoing port 25
Requires sign-in yes