VFD Email Setup for iOS

iPhones and other iOS devices make a lot of assumptions for you, which simplifies setting up basic accounts like ours . The overall process is to add an account to the device through “Settings”. You generally only need three pieces of information: username (your full email address, e.g. “johnd@sunrisebeachvfd.org”, your email password (created earlier), and the host name which is always “mail.sunrisebeachvfd.org”.

We are going to walk through all of the screens using a fairly recent iPhone variant. Regardless of the iOS version or the phone, the process is the same: you are simply adding an IMAP email account. Here are the sequences of clicks. If no click is shown, type in the requested info and click “Next” (click any image to enlarge):

Here is the first sequence of clicks (click any image to enlarge):

Next you’ll enter your user info, the host name, select IMAP, and save:

That’s it (don’t forget to “save”)!

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