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How to configure Virgiliomail on Android and iPhone

configure Virgiliomail

If you have a Virgiliomail account and want to check your e-mail directly from your smartphone, here you will find the right indications to make the best use of the apps of the mail service. In this guide, in fact, I will show you how configure Virgiliomail both on Android and iPhone operating systems to send and receive mail from your smartphone.

How to configure Virgiliomail on Android and iPhone smartphones

Do you want to set up your Virgilio mail account on your smartphone? The procedure is not difficult, just follow this simple and practical guide.

Configure Virgiliomail on Android

You can easily configure your Virgilio mail account using the email app present by default on Android operating systems. To do this, you will need to open E-mail, enter the login details of your Virgilio e-mail address and then click on the item Manual setting or Manual configuration.

At this point, you can choose whether to use the protocol POP3 or IMAP. The substantial difference between the two that POP3save messages exclusively on the deviceon which they are received, while IMAPsave mail on serverdedicated, making it possible to read messages from any device. Obviously, if you have multiple devices I recommend you choose the IMAP protocol. Based on the chosen protocol, you will have to manually enter the following data:

If you chose the protocol POP3:

  • MAIL SERVER COMING SOON:Server: in.virgilio.it;Door: 995;Security type: SSL / TLS
  • OUTGOING MAIL SERVER:Server: out.virgilio.it;Door: 465;Security type: SSL;
  • authentication: s

If you have chosen the protocol instead IMAP:

  • MAIL SERVER COMING SOON:Server: in.virgilio.it;Door: 993;Security type: SSL / TLS
  • OUTGOING MAIL SERVER:Server: out.virgilio.it;Door: 465;Security type: SSL;
  • authentication: s

Once this is done, you just have to complete the procedure by following the steps shown on the screen.

Obviously, this procedure is perfectly compatible with any other e-mail App, like Gmail or Outlook.

Configure Virgiliomail on iPhone

If you have an iPhone or iPad, the procedure for configuring your Virgiliomail email is basically the same as the one just seen for Android systems. You can set up your Virgilio account with the default Mail application on iOS. To do this, you need to go to Settings, Select the item Account and password and finally click on Add Account. At this point, by selecting Other, you will be able to access the entry Add Mail Account and enter your Virgiliomail credentials. After logging in a will appear error message. Don't worry, you can also configure your email by entering the following data:

If you want to use the protocol POP3:

  • MAIL SERVER COMING SOON:Server: in.virgilio.it; Door: 995; Security type: SSL / TLS
  • OUTGOING MAIL SERVER:Server: out.virgilio.it; Door: 465; Security type: SSL;
  • authentication: s

If you want, instead, use the protocol IMAP:

  • MAIL SERVER COMING SOON:Server: in.virgilio.it; Door: 993; Security type: SSL / TLS
  • OUTGOING MAIL SERVER:Server: out.virgilio.it; Door: 465; Security type: SSL;
  • authentication: s

At this point, just click on the button Come on, then Keep on and finally Save to end the procedure.

Don't forget to set the sync time so that the battery isn't strained. I advise you to synchronize your mail at intervals of 5 or 10 minutes, so as not to drain too much battery and to receive emails in a reasonable time, even if not in real time.

To get the service to receive Virgilio emails on your iPhone, I recommend you also read this guide.

In this other article you will find the best apps to manage email on iPhone and iPad.