Using Scarletmail with iOS: iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch (iOS 7 and higher)

Before attempting to configure Scarletmail with Outlook be sure Scarletmail account is activated.

  • Configuring ScarletMail for Less Secure Apps (iOS 6 or below)

    Recently Google has implemented security settings on Google Apps and Google Apps for Education. The Mail app on your iPhone or iPad with iOS 6 or below does not support these new security settings yet. For this reason when setting up an the Mail app on your iPhone or iPad with iOS 6 or below these new security settings will need to be disabled for the account. To disable this please do the following:



Go to and enter your ScarletMail Email Address. Click Next.



Enter your Rutgers NetID and password. Click Login.



Click on Connected apps & sites under Sign-in & security.



Make sure Allow less secure apps is listed as ON.

  • Create ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password

    Create ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password



    In order to be able to use a mail client with Scarletmail users must create a ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password. If they have not done so already please make sure users configure this password before walking them through configuring a mobile email or mail client. NOTE: This password can be different than NetID password since it is configured separately.
    Go to
    Click on Manage Your ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password.




    Log in with NetID and password.




    Enter ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password. Follow guidelines listed above the box. This password will be used when configuring iOS email clients.

    • Enable IMAP in Scarletmail


      Go to and click on ScarletMail. Log in with NetID and password.



    Click on the gear located at the top right of the screen and select Settings.




    Click on the Forwarding and POP/IMAP tab across the top of the screen. Make sure that the bubble that says Enable IMAP is selected. Click Save Changes at the bottom of the screen. After the settings are saved the Status above the Enable IMAP bubble should say IMAP is enabled in green as shown above.

    • Configuring Scarletmail with iOS: iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch


      On the Home Screen of your iOS device, tap on the Settings icon.



    Find, and tap on Mail, Contacts, Calendars.



    Tap Add Account ...



    On the Add Account screen select Gmail.



    Enter the following information

    Name: Enter your First and Last name, as you would like it to appear in the From line of an email message
    Address: This should be your ScarletMail email address in the form of
    Password: This should be the ScarletApps Mobile/IMAP/POP Password.
    Description: This can be anything you want to easily identify this account.



    Select the information from your ScarletMail account that you want to use on your iOS Device. Click Save.

    Now you should be able to use your iPhone, iPad or iPodTouch with your ScarletMail account.