How to Configure SBCGlobal Email Account On iPhone? Steps to Mail Settings for SBCGlobal Email setup on iPhone

Configure SBCGlobal Email Account On iPhone: Emails now-a-days are a part and parcel of professional life and are a major source of communication. Are you worried about missing important SBCGlobal emails when on you don’t have access to your laptop or computer? It’s not always possible to carry your laptop everywhere you go and in case of computer, well it’s never possible. But you need not worry about missing emails any more as now you can easily configure SBCGlobal email account on iPhone. All the functions such as sending emails, giving reply, all can be done through your iPhone once SBCGlobal is installed successfully.

To setup SBCGlobal email on iPhone, all you need is the email address and password and the right server settings. This article provides the easiest possible way in which you can link SBCGlobal email to iPhone.

Mail settings for SBCGlobal Email setup on iPhone

The following are the recommended mail server settings for SBCGlobal email iPhone setup:

POP/ IMAP imap
Outgoing server smtp.mail.att.net
Outgoing port 465
Requires sign-in Yes
Incoming server imap.mail.att.net
Incoming port 993
SSL (security) incoming ssl

 Steps for configuring SBCGlobal Email on iPhone

Now, carry your emails with you wherever you go. Follow the easy steps given below to add your SBCGlobal email account to your iPhone.

  • Step 1: In your device, go to ‘settings’.
  • Step 2: Now, go to ‘Mail, Contacts and Calendars’ in settings.
  • Step 3: Click on ‘Add account’ button and select ‘Other’.
  • Step 4: Tap on ‘Add Mail Account’ and enter the following data as given below:
    • Name: Your name in full or as you wish it to appear
    • Email: Your SBCGlobal email complete address along with domain
    • Password: Your SBCGlobal email account password
    • Description: Enter ‘SBCGlobal’ under description field
  • Step 5: Choose imap under incoming mail server and enter the following data:
    • Hostname: imap.mail.att.net
    • Username: Your SBCGlobal email account username
    • Password: Your SBCGlobal email account password
  • Step 6: Next, enter the following information under outgoing mail server:
    • Hostname: smtp.mail.att.net
    • Username: Your SBCGlobal email account username
    • Password: Your SBCGlobal email account password
  • Step 7: Click on ‘save’ and select your email address in the next screen.
  • Step 8: Next, select SMTP under outgoing mail server.
  • Step 9: Tap smtp.mail.att.net and check the following information:
    • SSL: ssl
    • Serverport: 465
  • Step 10: After providing all the given details correctly, click on the ‘done’ button.
  • Step 11: Next, go to the previous screen.
  • Step 12: Select ‘Advanced’ and check that the following information is displayed:
    • SSL: ssl
    • Serverport: imap.mail.att.net
  • Step 13: Again, go back to the previous screen.
  • Step 14: In the end, restart your iPhone to finish the configuration process.

Tips for successful SBCGlobal setup on iPhone

A few things you must know before you start the SBCGlobal setup on iPhone are given below. Read them carefully.

  • In device’s settings, you may find ‘Passwords & Accounts’ option instead of ‘Mail, Contacts and Calendars’ depending on your iOS version.
  • The information such as server, port, etc must be the same as one given in the table. In case they do not match, enter the correct ones manually.
  • Make sure that your internet is stable to prevent the setup from failing.
  • For successful configuration, you must restart your device after the setup process is complete.
  • If you have any offline data saved, make sure to take its backup. It is possible that the setup process may delete such data.
  • Keep your SBCGlobal email account details such as username, address and password ready before you start the setup.