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

  • Forgot password - can’t get it via email because I can’t get my email on my new iPad - can you send it to me ? I don’t know why my email didn’t automatically transfer to my new iPad so I’m trying to do it manually ...

    5 days ago
  • Can't set up email account on iphone 8. It will not except pop.cox.net

    1 week ago
  • the emails keep downloading to my phone even though i have deleted them they come back

    3 weeks ago
  • How can I reset my password on my cox email account

    4 weeks ago
  • Can’t remember my password for my cox email account

    4 weeks ago
  • my outgoing mail on my iPhone gives me the error message "the connection to the outgoing server "smtp.cox.net" failed. Additional servers can be configured for mail accounts in Settings

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

    2 months 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".

    2 months ago
  • My email stopped working yesterday! Help

    2 months ago
  • I’m finding it to set up my cox email on my iPhone

    3 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