By Dennis Long, 6 September, 2017 Forum iOS and iPadOS Hi, how do you set an email account as a pop3 account? thanks. Options Log in or register to post comments Comments setting up mail account as pop3 Dennis, To do this your going to want to add an email account in settings. Select other. which is the last option under the add account header. Input: your name,, email address, password, and a description of the account. On the next page it will ask you if you want to use IMAP or Pop3. I believe by default imap is selected so your going to want to select the pop3 option. Thanks I appreciate it. Thanks I appreciate it. how do you delete an email account? Hi, how do you delete an email account? Thanks.