Gmail problem... trying to help a Doc

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by JReynolds, Aug 20, 2009.

  1. JReynolds macrumors 6502

    Apr 16, 2009
    Where the Air Force sends me
    I'm trying to help my doctor set up his GMAIL on his new 3GS. He puts in his info and it says use SSL. He hits yes and then it says there is something wrong with the imap check your settings. I then tried on my phone with my wifes gmail and got the same respnce.

    any help out there for a Dr.
  2. GeneralP macrumors member

    Jul 31, 2009
    Ahhhh who says advance degrees show intelligence.

    Make sure the gmail account is set up for imap or pop mail in the account
  3. jammyf macrumors member

    Sep 25, 2007
    Yep check imap settings on the gmail website in settings
  4. muledogus macrumors 6502

    Mar 18, 2009
    Make sure his username in password are set in the outgoing mail settings as well. I think I've seen that error before and that was the only problem. I'm sure you could get that same error for different reasons though so you never know.
  5. funrush macrumors regular

    Nov 22, 2008

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