May 11, · Use the Settings app to schedule how often the iPhone Mail app checks for new messages. Assign a specific interval or prevent updates altogether. Another option is like Push but will download emails automatically only when your phone is plugged in. How to Make iPhone Mail Check for Mail Less Often (or Never). Is your iPhone downloading thousands of emails? Force close your Mail App, delete your mail account, force restart your iPhone and add the accounts again. If that doesn't work and you are still wondering how to stop emails automatically downloading on iPhone, set your email as IMAP, navigate to Settings > Mail > Accounts > Fetch New Data. Aug 06, · Forums iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch iPhone iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting Stop downloading mail automatically Discussion in ' iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting ' started by Dominat0r, Aug 3, I would like to know how to stop Mail app on iOS from automatically downloading the mail attachments. It is taking a lot of space on my iPhone. #4. Stop iPhone Downloading Old Emails from Hotmail – Archive emails or move emails to folder Stop downloading Hotmail emails to iPhone by archiving emails. Log on your Hotmail account from a web browser on your computer. Open your Inbox email folder, .
Feb 06, · I have had to reset my iphone and update the firmware. My last backup of my phone is bad, so I cannot restore from a backup. In the process I have had to re-establish my email but the iphone wants to download "every" message from my pop mail account. I cant get it .