Shaw server settings for iphone
Are you having dificulty getting your shaw email account set up on your iPhone from TELUS?
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If you are a Shaw Internet customer and use an Android Phone I have another article describing How to set up your Shaw e-mail on your Android Smartphone.
These instructions are for setting up a shaw email address on your Telus Mobility iphone.
If your shaw email is the first email address you are setting up on this iphone then press the mail icon at the bottom of your iphone.
If your shaw.ca email is NOT the first email address you are setting up in your TELUS iphone then press the settings icon, next select the Mail, Contacts, Calendars icon, now select Add Account…
The iphone will now display some email options. Select Other
Fill out the fields: Name, Address, Password and Description.
Name: The name you want people to see when you send them email.
Address:Your firstname.lastname@example.org email address you want to add to your iphone
Password: This is your shaw email password. The same one you use to access shaw web mail.
Description: Just for you to differentiate different email addresses in your TELUS iPhone.
Once the fields are entered press SAVE.
Select POP (not IMAP) type of an account
You should see the Name, Address and Description you entered in the previous step.
Incoming Mail Server for Shaw Email on your TELUS iphone:
- Host Name: pop.shaw.ca
- User Name: user (the text before the @shaw.ca)
- Password: the password you use to check email from your mail account with shaw.ca
Outgoing Mail Server on shaw.ca for your TELUS iPhone:
User Name: blank – optional (do not enter anything here)
Password: blank – optional (do not enter anything here)
Use SSL: set to OFF
- Authentication: leave at default Password
- Server Port: set to 25
Note: the Incoming Server Port is 110; outgoing is 25
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