How to Fix Email notification not working on iPhone, iPad: iOS 12/ iOS 11/10 or above

Mail app notification not working

Is iOS Email notification not working on your iPhone/ iPad? Get here all feasible solutions. Find out where is the problems in your iPhone X/ iPhone 7/ 7 Plus, iPhone 6S/ 6S Plus, iPhone 5S installed with iOS 12/ iOS 11/ iOS 10 or later settings. Multiple customized settings helpful on Disable/ Enable email notifications with different notification tones to get quickly identify which mail account inbox got new Mails. Users are keeping it disabled, but we can enable email notifications for selected critical account and Mails.

Also, check out the settings for Change lock screen Mail notifications Appearance, Sound and Customize for the Selected mail account.

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Email Notification Not working: Not getting emails on iPhone/ iPad

Email notification not working on iPhone and iPad

1. Push mail not working in iCloud or Third-Party account

Anyhow you didn’t get Mails in your email inbox. There are two types of fetch condition we can set in iPhone/ iPad mail settings. First is the auto push and the second is Fetch.

The Push works itself, and get alerted and notification (i enabled) in your iPhone Mail app. iOS users ignoring this features because of saving battery life.

Fetch: Fetch is manually process to get new mail from the server and copy into your iPhone/ iPad. Every time we need to carry for reading new mail, by slide finger down on the mail app inbox.

2. Change Push and Fetch Mail App Settings on iPhone 8, 7/ 7 plus/6S/ 6S+/6/6+

Go to the Settings app on iPhone 7 or another model, iPad.

Tap on Account, And get the list of all added email account on the list.

In iOS 11 – Go to Settings App – Tap on Accounts & Passwords – Choose your email account. (Setup new email on iPhone iOS 11)

iOS 12/ iOS 11 or later all

Go to the Settings > Mail > Notifications.

1 Mail app Notifications settings on iPhone in iOS

Explore more notification settings, and Set Sound, Turn on/Turn off Notification layout on the lock screen or unlocked iPhone Screen.

2 Manage Mail Notification settings on iPhone

iOS 10 and Earlier Settings

1 Mail account settings on iPhone 7

At last, the option is Fetch New Data. Tap on it.

2 2 Fetch New data settings for iPhone

iCloud Apple mail has the only option for push Mails. For the other third-party iCloud Mail alternative we can set it for Fetch or Manual.

In the same screen, Time duration for fetch is Every 15 Minutes, 30 Minutes, Hourly and manually.

5 Push mail time settings

These settings apply for all account for that you set it on Fetch.

3. New mail not sounding or set the different tone

As email app notification we can set loudly or use iPhone 7 Custom ringtone or Create Ringtone using GarageBand from email notification settings.

Go to the Settings App > Notifications > Mail.

Tap on Account according to change or set a custom ringtone. Another option is Sounds. 

Tap on Sounds > Find tiny Alert tones or Ringtones.

Also review other options related to email notifications like (Show in notifications center, Show on the lock screen or Unlocked screen style)

4. Disable  Low power Mode in iOS 10/ iOS 11 or later

Activated Low Power Mode (LPM) feature in iOS stops battery killer features in them email push notification included. So if LPM is enabled on your iPhone then can’t cant fetch new mail automatically, therefore, turn off Low Power mode to get email notification back.

Here’s how to add Low power mode to Control Center in iOS

5. iPhone email notification sound not working

New mail with notification sound, first you enable/turn on notification for the mail app. Here’s more troubleshooting iOS 11 notifications sound Won’t work

Go to the Settings > Notifications > Mail > Allow Notifications.

6 Allow notifications from mail app on iPhone

6. Remove Email account and Add account Back in iOS Mail app

Login credential changed on other system or using Mail Web account. Or maybe SMTP Mail server details changed. Update it by completely remove existing account.

Go to the Settings app > Mail > Account > Tap on an Individual account.

Scroll down and Find option for delete account from iPhone mail app

7 Delete mail account on iPhone or iPad

Re-Add removed account, Go to Settings > Mail > Accounts > Add New Account.

7. Mail app crashing on launch

1. iPhone 7/ 7 Plus or other models with iOS 10 able to delete mail app from home screen, then download and install mail app from app store.

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2. Restart/ Reboot iPhone 7. (Press Sleep/ Wake + Volume down button until you show apple logo on screen).

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