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Set Up Email

Add your email account to sync email, contacts, calendar, and notes to your device.

  1. To set up your personal email account, from the home screen, select Settings.
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  2. Select Mail.
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  3. Select Accounts.
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  4. Select Add Account.
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  5. Select your email provider.
    Note: If you don't see your email provider listed, select Other > Add Mail Account. Follow the onscreen steps and provide the required information to configure your account. If you don't know your email settings contact your email or provider use the Mail Settings Lookup.
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  6. Enter your email address then select NEXT.
    Note: To manually configure email settings (such as server settings and security type), from the Mail screen, select the desired account > select the account name > select Advanced.
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  7. Enter your email address then select Next.
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  8. Set the desired account sync options, and then select Save.
    Note: To add additional email accounts, repeat the above steps.
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  9. If this is the only account you've set up on iPad, you will be directed to your inbox. If you have additional accounts set up, you will be returned to the "Mail" screen.
    Note: To send email from this account by default, scroll down on this screen, then select Default Account > select the desired account name.
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  10. Your inbox will be displayed.
    Note: Learn more from Apple support article: Add an email account on your iPad. If you are you having trouble setting up mail on iPad, get help.
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