Mindspring (Earthlink) email settings for iPhone

On this page you find the Mindspring (Earthlink) mail settings for iPhone. Follow the step-by-step iPhone guide or use the settings overview with the imap and pop3 server email settings for Mindspring (Earthlink).

Mail settings Mindspring (Earthlink)

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server pop.mindspring.com
Incoming port 995
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtpauth.earthlink.net
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes

iPhone guide to setup Mindspring (Earthlink) mail

1 Open 'Settings', click on 'Passwords & accounts' and 'Add account'.

Click on your provider name if it's listed, otherwise click on 'Other'

2 Make sure 'Email' is checked and click 'Save'.

Your email account is now saved. In the next steps we check if all settings are correct.

3 Click on your newly created email address and choose 'Advanced'. Make sure that the following data is correct under 'Incoming server':

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 995

4 Go back to the previous screen and under 'Outgoing server' click on smtpauth.earthlink.net. Make sure the following information is correct:

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 587

Question and Answer

Have a question regarding your iPhone email setup or think you can help other Mindspring (Earthlink) users out? Please comment below!

  • Mindspring is configured correctly on my iPhone SE (IOS 14). I can send and receive Mindspring mail from the iPhone, and incoming mail is syncing with my Macbook. How do I sync outgoing mail?

    6 months ago
  • Cannot send mail out on my iPhone 8SE. I have set up the accounts but there is no option to choose POP3 - just IMAP or POP. I can receive mail and the Port # is 110 but the outgoing server set at 587 does not send mail out.

    3 years ago
  • can my iphone be set up for imap?

    4 years ago
  • I have new phone, and forgot my mindspring password. Please help. I do have another gmail one but mindspring is my main one. Thanks

    4 years ago
  • There is no place to put an outgoing port number when setting up email on Iphone XS Max...I want to be able to send with my alias address on my new phone as I did before with my old Iphone 7plus

    5 years ago
  • I have Mindspring. I have a new Iphone. I have a mindspring email address and an alias email....that does work. I cannot SEND mail from the new Iphone with my alias email as the sender....HELP! I forgot what to do...

    5 years ago
  • I'm not able to send messages from my iPhone ...

    7 years ago