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    Hi all,

    I am not sure if this has been covered. I am new to these forums and new to iPad, I have only had it a week. I successfully setup my exchange email but cannot seem to get iCloud mail to work in the mail app.

    For the life of me I cannot seem to get it to work in the mail app. Thanks all. Wayne



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    Please any advice would be great.

    Thanks
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    In what way does it not work. It should be fairly simple to setup, presumably you have a icloud account? Goto Settings -icloud and make sure mail is set to on.
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    I have done all that. It always tells me it cannot connect to the server. Not sure what alternate mail servers to use as backup.
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    G'day Wayne. In the first instance try this: Settings>General>Reset>Reset Network Settings. If that does not work, come back as other solutions may be available.
    Regards, Andrew


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    Hi Andrew,

    Thanks for that. I tried as you suggested but to no avail. Any other suggestions would be much appreciated.

    Wayne
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    Wayne,

    iCloud mail involves putting your apple ID/password in 'settings/iCloud, nothing more. How are you connecting? Are you on a business network? Maybe behind a firewall?


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    A couple of more suggestions, Wayne. Try these two steps:
    1) Settings>iCloud>Mail and make sure the slider is set to "On"
    2) And in the same screen check that the Mail server Account details are correct.
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