Setup WU Email on iPhone/iPad

  1. Launch the "Settings" icon.

    Step 1
  2. Select "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

    Step 2

  3. Select "Add Account"

    Step 3

  4. Select "Other"

    Step 4

  5. Select "Add Mail Account"

    Step 5

  6. "Name" is what others see when you send an email. "Description" is the name you pick to describe your email on your device. Enter your MyWashburn email address and password. Select "Next. " (Your MyWashburn email account must already be activated prior to setting it up on any device)

    Step 6

  7. Select "IMAP" then scroll down to enter data for the Incoming and Outgoing Mail Servers.

    Step 7

  8.  Enter "mail.washburn.edu" as the Host Name for both the Incoming and Outgoing Mail Servers, as well as your username and password. Then select "Next."

    Step 8

  9. After it has successfully verified the account we can select "Save."

    Step 9

  10. Here we see our "Washburn" email account we just setup. There are a few more changes we need to make to the Incoming and Outgoing Mail Server settings. Select the account you just created.

    Step 10

  11. We want to go into the account settings. Select your Account name.

    Step 11

  12. Scroll down to "Outgoing Mail Server" and select " SMTP."

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  13. Select "mail.washburn.edu" under "Primary Server."

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  14. We want to scroll down and turn Use SSL to "ON" and change the Server Port to 465. Select "Done." This returns you to the SMTP screen. Then select the "Account" button at the top left which takes you back to the Account information screen.

    Step 14
  15. Select "Advanced."

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  16. We want to confirm that Use SSL is set to "ON" and that the Server Port is 993. These are usually set correctly but it doesn't hurt to double check. Click on "Account" and then click "Done." Now try sending an email to yourself to test you are able to send and receive email from your device.

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