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Setting up my mobile phone for email

Want to set up your mobile phone for email? Follow these easy instructions.

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Find "APN"

Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.

Tap Settings.

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Find "APN"

Tap Network Connections.

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Find "APN"

Tap Mobile Network.

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Find "APN"

Tap APN.

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Enter APN

Tap the field below Access Point Name (APN).

If you're on a pay monthly rate plan:

Key in e-ideas

If you're on a pay as you go rate plan:

Key in hicard

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Enter username

Tap the field below Username.

Key in 65ideas

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Enter password

Tap the field below Password.

Key in 65ideas

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Save data connection

Tap Save.

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Save data connection

Tap Back.

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Save data connection

Tap Back.

Slide your finger up the display starting from the bottom edge of your mobile phone to return to standby mode.

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Find "Accounts"

Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.

Tap Settings.

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Find "Accounts"

Tap Accounts.

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Create email account

If you've already set up an email account:

Tap Add Account.

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Create email account

Tap Email, Calendar and Contacts.

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Enter email address

Key in your email address and tap Next.

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Enter password

Key in the password for your email account and tap Next.

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Select option

If this image is displayed:

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Select option

Follow steps 11 through 16.

If this image is displayed:

Follow steps 17 through 32.

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Enter email account name

Tap the field below Description and key in a name for the email account.

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Select data types

Tap the indicator next to Sync Email, Sync Contacts and Sync Calendar to turn synchronisation of each data type on or off.

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Activate email account

Tap Done.

Wait a moment while your email account is activated.

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Edit email account settings

Tap the email account you've just set up.

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Select setting for retrieving new email

Tap the field below Sync Interval.

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Select setting for retrieving new email

Tap the required period or Manual.

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Save and exit

Tap Save.

Slide your finger up the display starting from the bottom edge of your mobile phone to return to standby mode.

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Enter email account name

Tap the field below Description and key in a name for the email account.

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Enter sender name

Tap the field below Display Name and key in the required sender name.

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Enter username

Tap the field below Username and key in the username for your email account.

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Enter email address

Tap the field below Email Address and key in your email address.

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Enter password

Tap the field below Password and key in the password for your email account.

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Enter incoming server

Tap the field below Server Address and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

If SingTel is your email provider, key in pop.singnet.com.sg as your incoming server.

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Enter incoming port number

Tap the field below Port.

Key in 110

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Turn off SSL encryption of incoming email

Tap the indicator next to Use SSL to turn off SSL encryption.

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Enter outgoing server

Tap the field below SMTP Server Address and key in bbom-smtp.stm.com.sg

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Enter outgoing port number

Tap the field below SMTP Port and key in 25

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Turn off SSL encryption of outgoing email

Tap the drop down list below SMTP Encryption.

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Turn off SSL encryption of outgoing email

Tap Off.

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Select setting for retrieving new email

Tap the drop down list below Sync Interval.

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Select setting for retrieving new email

Tap the required period or Manual.

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Select period for retrieving email

Tap the drop down list below Initial Retrieval Amount.

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Select period for retrieving email

Tap the required period.

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Save information

Tap Done.

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Exit

Slide your finger up the display starting from the bottom edge of your mobile phone to return to standby mode.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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