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How Do I Enable IMAP for Gmail on My iPhone?
almost 2 years ago

Most of the best email service providers have this standard setting IMAP. Since gmail is one among them they also have this, the use of it is this technology helps the users to send messages to your iphones, ipads or any other device. Now let’s check out how to set up Gmail on iPhone:


How to enable it?

  • If any pop up messages display on your screen saying to enable your gmail; instead of clicking on that go to your app store and install from there.  
  • Click on the settings and then from the various tabs click on the forwarding POP/IMAP. 
  • In the IMAP access, from the status check there whether your IMAP is  enabled. If not enabled click on the enable IMAP.

This is a method to set up gmail on iphone


How to set IMAP for iphone?

  • First, open the settings from your device. 
  • Then click on the password and accounts from the settings.
  • Next, you have to click on the add account. 
  • After that click on the other and click on the add mail account. 
  • Enter your name, email address, password and you can’t leave the description empty. Just type something. Finally tap on the next. 
  • Choose the IMAP option and enter the correct settings.
  • Your incoming mail settings must be as below
    • Host name must be imap.hosis.co.uk
  • Outgoing mail setting:
    • Host name is smtp.hosts.co.uk. Finally click on the save option.

This is the Gmail IMAP settings for iPhone. Pretty easy isn’t it?

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