iCloud: Set up iCloud Mail on your devices

Set up iCloud Mail on your devices

After you create an @icloud.com email address, you can use your iCloud Mail account on your devices, as well as on a web browser with either a Mac or Windows computer.

Set up an iOS device

  • On iOS 10.3 or later: Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud, then turn on Mail.

  • On iOS 10.2 or earlier: Go to Settings > iCloud, then turn on Mail.

Set up a Mac

  • On your Mac, choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, click iCloud, then select Mail.

Set up a Windows computer with Microsoft Outlook

  1. If you haven’t already, set up the iCloud for Windows app. See Set up iCloud on an iOS device, Mac, or Windows computer.

  2. On your Windows computer, open iCloud for Windows.

  3. Select Mail, Contacts, Calendars, and Tasks, then click Apply.

    Your iCloud Mail account is listed in the folder list (also called the navigation pane) on the left side of Microsoft Outlook. To view your iCloud Mail folders in Outlook, click the disclosure triangle to the left of your iCloud email account.

If you’re having trouble with iCloud Mail in Outlook, see the Apple Support article Get help using Outlook with iCloud for Windows.

Access iCloud Mail on a Windows computer without Microsoft Outlook

For information about setting up other email apps, see the Apple Support article Mail server settings for iCloud email clients.

Published Date: Jun 20, 2019
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