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Setup Centurylink.net email on iOS 7 or 8.



If you are using a device with iOS 7 or 8, this page will show you how to set-up or edit settings for your email^ account.

^These settings work for the following domains: embarqmail.com, centurytel.net, cswnet.com, clds.net, coastalnow.net, cochill.net, emadisonriver.com, emadisonriver.net, gallatinriver.net, grics.net, gulftel.com, madisonriver.biz, mebtel.net

Setup Email on iOS 7 or 8

1. Select "Settings".



2. Scroll down and select "Mail, Contacts, Calendars".



3. Select "Add Account".



4. Select "Other".



5. Select "Add Mail Account".



6. Do the following:
  • 1. Enter "Your Email Address"
  • 2. Enter "Your Password"
  • 3. Select "Next"


7. If everything works correctly, you are done. Sometimes your email software may ask for additional settings. If so, do the following:
  • 1. Select the "POP" tab
Under "Incoming Mail Server":
  • 2. Enter pop.centurylink.net for the host name
  • 3. Enter "Your Full Email Address"
  • 4. Enter "Your Password"
Under "Outgoing Mail Server":
  • 5. Enter smtp.centurylink.net for the host name
  • 6. Enter "Your Full Email Address"
  • 7. Enter "Your Password"
  • 8. Select "Save"

Edit Email on iOS 7 or 8

1. Select "Settings".



2. Scroll down and select "Mail, Contacts, Calendars".



3. Select the "Email Account" that you want to edit.



4. Select "SMTP".



5. Select the outgoing server.



6. Do the following:
  • 1. Enter smtp.centurylink.net for the host name
  • 2. Enter "Your Full Email Address"
  • 3. Enter "Your Password"
  • 4. Use SSL: OFF
  • 5. Server Port: 587
  • 6. Select "Done"


7. Select the email domain in the upper left hand corner.



8. Select "Advanced".



9. Do the following:
  • 1. Use SSL: ON
  • 2. Server Port: 995
  • 3. Select the email domain in the upper left hand corner.


10. Select "Done".



11. Select the "Home Button".



12. Select "Mail".