How to Synchronize iOS Contacts With Zimbra

Please follow the instructions below to set up contacts sync on your Apple iOS device with your account.


Step 1. Begin by navigating to the Add Account screen:

  • On your iPhone or iPad, open Settings (typically on your homescreen)

  • Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars

  • Tap Add Account


Step 2. Select the Account type to add:

  • At the bottom of the list tap Other

  • Tap Add CardDAV Account


Step 3. Update the CardDAV account settings as follows:

  • Server:

  • User Name: Your full email address (

  • Password: Your email password

  • Description:

  • Tap Next

  • Please allow the device to complete the verifications process. Once done, your Contacts Account will be synchronized.

Congratulations, your contacts are now synched with Zimbra!