Why is my Mac Mail not working on my iPhone? How to resolve it?

Why is my Mac Mail not working on my iPhone-getechinfo

Mac device is amongst the popular devices that have millions of users worldwide and emails are an imperative part of every individual whether it comes to professional or personal life. But what if the user encounters an issue while using the email services particularly on the Mac(Apple)device? Isn't it a really bad thing? Indeed it is. Well, don’t lose hope as there is still a reliable way out to resolve the issue. Let us get familiar with a few common issues and some reliable resolutions to them. 

Why is My Mac Mail Not Working on My iPhone?

Whether it be a Mac Mail or any other email, the non-functioning on a particular device is something that requires the resolutions on time. Let us see how to handle it all.

How to Resolve Email is not working on Mac/iPhone?

Check Internet Connection

  • Sometimes the WI-FI icon does not appear on the computer screen.
  • It can be checked by simply clicking on the System Preferences.
  • Select the Network icon.
  • Verify if the Wi-Fi is turned off or not on your computer.
  • If yes then it can be fixed by a simple click on the icon.
  • Selecting "Turn Wi-Fi On".
  • If that does not work, Restart your modem and wait a minute to check if there isn't a network problem.
  • Restart your Mac.

Check if Email Works Outside of Mac Mail

  • Open your Web Browser.
  • Log in to your Email account.
  • Send an Email to one of your other accounts.
  • If you receive the email then all is good. If not, then the error persists.

Update your Mac OS

  • Click on the Update Now option in the software update section.
  • Wait for it to install.
  • You can check "Automatically keep my Mac up-to-date".
  • Let the computer update the apps.
  • After that restart the system.

Add Your Email Account again on Mac Mail

  • Open Mac Mail on your Mac.
  • Click on Mail.
  • Click on the Preferences option from the drop-down menu.
  • Click on the Accounts tab.
  • Click on the + tab.
  • Choose your Mail Account Carrier.
  • Add your Mail Account.
  • Click on Next.
  • Type your Email Server information (IMAP, POP).
  • Enter your STMP Server info.
  • Click on Create.
  • Restart your computer.
  • Check after signing in that your Email account is working or not.

How do I unblock email on Mac?

  1. Launch the stock mail application on your Mac Book from the dock.
  2. Ensure that the Mail is in the active window.
  3. Now click on the “Mail” from the menu bar.
  4. This will bring up a drop-down menu with more options.
  5. Now click on Preferences from the drop-down menu available.
  6. This will open a new window on your mac book screen.
  7. You will now be taken to the General settings for the Mail application.
  8. Click on the “Junk Mail” from the top menu.
  9. Now switch to the “Blocked"section".
  10. Click on the “+” icon located below the blank area.
  11. This will bring up the contacts stored on your Mac device.
  12. Click on the contact that you want to block.
  13. This will bring up the contacts stored on your Mac device.
  14. Click on the contact that you want to block.
  15. And the email address that is linked to your contact will be added to the block list.
  16. To unblock any of the email addresses later on you need to select the contact from your block list.
  17. Click on the “-“icon.

What Do you Do When your Email Won’t Open on Mac?

Common Fixes For Email Won’t Open on Mac

  1. Reset settings: Reset the network setting by following subsequent steps and check if the issue is resolved.
  • Enable MailApp for Cellular Data with Settings.
  • Click Cellular and toggle on the Mail.
  • Select Reset Network Settings with Settings.
  • Click General.
  • Click Reset.
  • Select Reset Network Settings.
  1. Restart your device: In case your mail is not opening, try fixing it by restarting your device. The most general fix puts the device into the previous state after restarting it completely and resolves the common issues.
  1. Add the account again: If all else fails, eradicate the Mail account from your device and then add it again. This will resolve the issue with Apple Mail.

We hope that this blog has helped you in resolving the issue. In case the issue still persists, contact Apple Customer support service and get your issues resolved.

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