Mindspring Email Settings

Mindspring Email Settings

MindSpring is a webmail service provided by EarthLink. You can use the email settings that are mentioned below to set up your MindSpring email account on any email client. Make sure to set up your email account with authentication. The steps that are given below will help you to configure your email account on an iPhone. 

  • Step : 1 Ensure that you have a MindSpring email account. Otherwise, you can create a new account.  
  • Step : 2 Open the Settings application on your iPhone.
  • Step : 3 Select the Passwords & Accounts tab. Tap Add Account.
  • Step : 4 Choose Add Mail Account and type the credentials.
  • Step : 5 Enter the incoming mail server address as imap.earthlink.net.
  • Step : 6 The incoming server port number is 143 for an insecure connection.
  • Step : 7 It is recommended to set up your email account with port number 993 for a secured SSL/TLS connection.
  • Step : 8 Enter your MindSpring email address in the Username section.
  • Step : 9 Type your email password correctly.
  • Step : 10 If you have selected POP as the account type, enter the incoming server address as pop.mindspring.com.
  • Step : 11 Enter the incoming port number as 995.
  • Step : 12 Select the security type as SSL.
  • Step : 13 For an insecure connection, type the port number as 110.
  • Step : 14 When prompted for sign-in, click Yes.
  • Step : 15 The SMTP or Outgoing server address is smtpauth.earthlink.net.
  • Step : 16 Enter the port number as 587.
  • Step : 17 Choose the Security type as STARTTLS.
  • Step : 18 If you don’t want a secure connection, enter the port number as 25.
  • Step : 19 Enter your email address (with domain name) in the Username section. 
  • Step : 20 Type the MindSpring email password correctly.
  • Step : 21 Also, choose the authentication method as password.
  • Step : 22 Once you have configured your MindSpring email account, you will be able to access your email account on your iPhone to send and receive emails.
  • Step : 23 If you have any issues while configuring your account, you can click on the Call button on this page to contact our technical support team.