How do I set up my email account on an iPad?

Step by step instructions for setting up an email account on an iPad.
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  • Liviu (Official Rep) June 15, 2012 14:13
    Here are the steps for setting up your email account on your iPad:

    1. Tap on Settings on your home screen
    2. Go to "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"
    3. Tap on "Add account ..."



    4. Select "Other" from the email providers list



    5. Tap on "Add Mail Account"



    6. Fill out the required information

    Name: Just name your account however you want
    Email: Your liveBooks email address
    Password: The provided password for your address
    Description: You can type in whatever you want

    7. Tap "Next"
    8. Make sure the IMAP account type is selected at the top
    9. Fill in the required information

    Name: Just name your account however you want
    Email: Your liveBooks email address
    Description: You can type in whatever you want



    10. In the "Incoming Mail Server" section:

    Host name: imap.everyone.net
    Username: Your full email address
    Password: The corresponding password

    11. In the "Outgoing Mail Server" section:

    Host name: smtp.everyone.net
    Username: Your full email address
    Password: The corresponding password



    12. Tap "Next"
    13. Select where you want your emails to show



    14. Tap "Save"

    After the account is created you can click on the new account and check the Advanced settings:

    Make sure the SSL is ON
    Authentication set to Password
    And the incoming server port is 993


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  • I’m frustrated
    I can't get past the IMAP.everyone.net part because it keeps saying the username and password are incorrect. I'm trying to set up another iPad for my daughter after it had all my info on hers so I'm using her new Apple ID. HELP!!!
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    Just so you know, I'm working with the new iOS 7 system.
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  • The user name or password for "imap.everyone.net" is incorrect.
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