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How do I set up my SureWest email account on an iPhone?


Use these instructions to setup your SureWest email account on an iPhone.

1. From the iPhone main screen, tap Settings

2. Tap Mail

3. Tap Add Account...

4. Tap Other

5. Complete the fields as follows:

  1. Name: anything you want (i.e. Steve Jobs)
  2. Address: enter your complete SureWest email address here (i.e. sjobs@kc.surewest.net)
  3. Password: your email password
  4. Description: anything you want (i.e. SureWest email, etc.)

6. Tap Save

7. Tap POP

Note: If you are setting up a 1G iPhone you will not see the Exchange option.

8. Complete the fields as follows:

  1. Incoming Mail Server
    1. Host Name: pop3.kc.surewest.net
    2. User Name: your complete SureWest email address (i.e. sjobs@kc.surewest.net)
    3. Password: your email password
  2. Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP)
    1. Host Name: smtp.kc.surewest.net
    2. User Name: your complete SureWest email address (i.e. sjobs@ kc.surewest.net)
    3. Password: your email password

9. Tap Save

Result: The following message will display: Cannot connect Using SSL. Do you want to try setting up the account without SSL?

10. Tap YES for No SSL

11. Tap Save