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How do I setup my iOS device to connect to PantherMail via IMAP?

1. Choose the 'Settings' option on your device 

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2. Next, choose 'Mail, Contacts, and Calendars' 

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3. Choose "Add Account…" 

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4. Click other

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5. Fill out the information as follows:

ITS strongly recommends that you use IMAP rather than POP mail

Enter the following information:

  • Name: Your name as you want it to appear in outgoing messages
  • Address: Your EIU e-mail address
  • Description: You can put whatever you want here

Incoming Mail Server:

  • Host Name: imap.eiu.edu
  • Address: Your EIU e-mail address
  • Description: You can put whatever you want here

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Outgoing Mail Server:  

  • Host Name: smtp.eiu.edu
  • User Name:  EIU NetID
  • Password: EIU password
    (authentication is required)

Click on Save, account is ready to use.

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6. Click the Save button.

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