Apple® iPhone® 5 - Add a Personal Email Account

  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Mail > Accounts.
  2. Tap Add Account.
  3. Select the account type (e.g., iCloud, Google, Yahoo, Other, etc.).
    Note If selecting iCloud, refer to Add an iCloud Email Account.
    Note If selecting Other, refer to Manually Add a Personal (POP/IMAP) Account.
  4. Enter the account info (e.g., Name, Email, Password, etc.) then, if applicable, tap Next (located in the upper-right).
    Note Depending on the account type the options may vary.
  5. Configure the sync options (e.g., Mail, Contacts, etc.) as desired.
    Note Tap the switch to turn on Switch On or off Switch Off.
  6. Tap Save (upper-right).

Related Topic: Remove a Personal (POP / IMAP) Account