Slingshot mail setup on iPhone

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On this page you find the Slingshot 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 Slingshot.

Mail settings Slingshot

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server pop3.slingshot.co.nz
Incoming port 995
SSl (security) incoming none
Outgoing server smtp.slingshot.co.nz
Outgoing port 465
Requires sign-in yes

iPhone guide to setup Slingshot 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 Choose 'Add mail account', and enter the following information:

Name: your own name
Email: your Slingshot email address
Password: your Slingshot email password
Description: a personal description

3 Choose pop3 and enter the following details under 'Incoming mail server':

Hostname: pop3.slingshot.co.nz
Username: your Slingshot email address
Password: your Slingshot email password

4 Under 'Outgoing mail server' enter the details below and choose 'next':

Hostname: smtp.slingshot.co.nz
Username: your Slingshot email address
Password: your Slingshot email password

5 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.

6 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

7 Go back to the previous screen and under 'Outgoing server' click on smtp.slingshot.co.nz. Make sure the following information is correct:

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 465

8 Choose 'Done' at the top right and restart the iPhone to activate the settings.

Congratulations, your account is now set up. Open the mail app to use your account.

Question and Answer

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