How to Use Lycos Email Accounts on iPhone

by Jason Spidle

Lycos email users can access their accounts on an iPhone using its default email application. Once configured, you will be able to send and receive email using your Lycos email account and you will receive push notifications any time you receive a new email.

Tap the "Settings" icon on your iPhone home screen and then select "Mail, Contacts, Calendars."

Tap "Other" and then tap "Add Mail Account."

Enter your name, email address, password and a name for your Lycos email account, and then tap the "Next" button.

Select the "IMAP" tab and enter "imap.domains.lycos.com" as the incoming server and "smtp.domains.lycos.com" as the outgoing server, and then tap the "Next" button.

Review the IMAP settings and tap "Done." You can access your Lycos email account by tapping the "Mail" icon on your iPhone home screen.

About the Author

Jason Spidle is a technology enthusiast and writer. His writing on computers, smartphones, Web design, Internet applications, sports and music has been published at a variety of websites including Salon, JunkMedia, Killed in Cars and The Columbia Free Times. Spidle maintains a number of blogs featuring poetry, short stories and other fiction.

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