CenturyLink email app iPhone

How to set up CenturyLink email on iPhone 5 or older?

  • To set up a new email account of CenturyLink, you need to visit the Settings section of your respective device (iPhone 5 or older). 
  • From the home screen, you need to tap on the settings icon.
  • Next, choose the Mail, Contacts, Calendars option.
  • Expand the option and choose the Add Account option.
  • Under the Add Account option, tap on the Other tab.
  • Now, you will need to tap on the Add Mail Account tab.
  • Fill the required field with the “Name of the user”, “Email address” and “Password”. 
  • Review the input twice before tapping on the Next tab.
  • You automatically set up the account in the mail program and the system will transfer you to the POP tab.

In the POP segment, the following information is provided:-

Mail settings Centurylink
POP / IMAP:- pop3

Incoming server pop.centurylink.net

Incoming port:- 993
SSL (security):- incoming SSL

Outgoing server pop.centurylink.net

Outgoing port:- 143
Requires sign-in:- yes

  • Centurylink.net IMAP Server:- mail.centurylink.net
    • IMAP port:- 993
    • IMAP security:- SSL / TLS
    • IMAP username:- Email address or username
    • IMAP password:- Centurylink.net password
  • Centurylink.net SMTP Server:- smtp.centurylink.net
    • SMTP port:- 587
    • SMTP security:- STARTTLS
    • SMTP username:- Email address or username
    • SMTP password:- Centurylink.net password

On Centurylink, you can find the iPhone mailing options. Follow the IMAP guide or follow Centurylink email settings step by step with the iPhone contour and server. After every stage has been made, our Centurylink mail configuration guide completes the settings on your iPhone.

Centurylink Email On iPhone with ios 11

Follow the given steps to perform the CenturyLink email settings on an iPhone device with ios 11

  1. Open your iPhone and tap on the Settings icon then you will be required to select the Passwords & accounts option.

  2. You need to choose the Add account option. Select “Other” if the name of your provider is not provided.

  3. When you select the ‘Add mail account’ option then use the following information to complete the authentication process:

    Name:- User name
    Email:- Verified Centurylink Email address
    Password:- Centurylink.net email password (however, the password must be the combination of alphabets, special characters, and numerals)
    Description:- You need to enter brief details in the description box.

  4. Next, you need to fill in the information in the ‘Incoming mail server’ box. To fill the required fields use the following information:-

    Hostname: pop.centurylink.net
    Username: your Centurylink email address
    Password: your Centurylink email password

  5. After filling the ‘Incoming mail server’ box, next, you will need to input some required information in the Outgoing mail server box. To fill the required fields use the following information:-

    Hostname: pop.centurylink.net
    Username: your Centurylink email address
    Password: your Centurylink email password

    (Note:- While creating the Centurylink.net email password be sure to use the combination of alphabets, special characters, and numerals).

  6. After filling boxes, tap on the Next tab, and tick the Email box then you will need to tap on the Save tab.

  7. Your email address has already been saved. The system will check that all configurations are accurate in the following steps. Choose Advanced and press the email address you have just developed.

Make sure the following information is right under the Entry Server tab:-

SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 993

Go back to the last show tab then click on the pop.centurylink.net in the ‘outgoing server’ box. Use the following information:- 

SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 143

Fabricated in the top right and then restart your iPhone, before all the information is provided, to make setup. Enable your account’s mail slot to receive official and personal mail.

However, if the above solution does not work for you then you need to communicate with the officials. It is the best and recommended way. For a firm connection, you need to visit the contact us section and note down the customer service number 866-642-0444. Use the number and solve your concerns effortlessly.

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