Learn how to set up your Shaw email on your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus. There are three options for setting up your Shaw email account on your iOS 7 device. POP/SMTP, ActiveSync (Exchange) and IMAP. This guide will explain how to connect your iPhone 6/6 Plus to WiFi and explains how to setup your Shaw email account through an Exchange server.
For more information on the differences between IMAP and POP, please see the following article: POP and IMAP email server settings.
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Follow the steps below to configure your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus to send and receive emails using an ActiveSync/Exchange Server. Exchange offers advanced mail handling, less confusion for accounts connected to multiple devices, and synchronization with calendars and contacts.
Related: Alternative POP and IMAP Settings
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Microsoft Exchange (ActiveSync) is the most convenient way to setup your email and is recommended as it is the best option for users looking to check mail worldwide and from different computers/devices.
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* If you have customized your network name (SSID) and/or password and can no longer remember the login credentials, you will need to restore it to factory settings.
Here are some common issues you may experience when trying to set up your Shaw email on your iPhone.
Security Requirements for Mobile Access: If after setting up your email client you find that you are still unable to send or receive emails from your iPhone/iPad, please ensure that your password meets the minimum security requirements required for mobile access. If your password does not meet these requirements then mail setup will not work. In some situations, your password will work on other devices in the household but may still fail on your smartphone/tablet because of the additional restrictions required to use Shaw Webmail on your mobile device.
Mobile Access Security Requirements