iPhone - Windstream mail setup

Set up iPhone Windstream

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

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

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

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

Hostname: smtp.windstream.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.windstream.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.windstream.net

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

Question and Answer

  • All of a sudden my windstream emails on my iPhone have stopped. No incoming or receiving

    2 months ago
  • I accidentally erased the email icon on my phone. I have now added my email info twice and still no icon on the first page. How do I add it back in and attach it to the email account

    6 months ago
  • How do I just add my calendar to already existing wind stream email account?

    8 months ago
  • I got a new iPhone and now I cannot send emails from my wind stream account. It says the SMTP outgoing server is incorrect"

    1 year ago
  • I have worked for hours and cannot get my email to send on my iphone or ipad. I changed my password and put in the new one but it still says incorrect passwordl. What should I do?

    3 years ago
  • my email will not send on my iphone.

    3 years ago
  • How can I change settings to prevent spam coming to my inbox on my iPhone

    3 years ago

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Mail settings Windstream

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