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Set up your mobile phone for IMAP email

You can set up your mobile phone to send and receive email from your email accounts. Using IMAP, your email are kept on the server and are synchronised between all of your devices. It is therefore possible to access your email from different devices. Before you can set up your mobile phone for IMAP email, you need to set up your mobile phone for internet.

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Find "Accounts"

Tap Settings.

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Find "Accounts"

Tap Accounts.

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Create new email account

Tap Add account.

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Create new email account

Tap Email.

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Enter email address

Tap Email address and key in your email address.

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Enter password

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

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Enter password

Tap SIGN IN.

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Enter password

If this screen is displayed, you email account has been recognised and set up automatically. Follow the instructions on the screen to key in more information and finish setting up your mobile phone.

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Select server type

Tap IMAP.

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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 incoming server

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

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Enter incoming port number

Tap the field below "Port" and key in 143.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email

Tap Security type.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email

Tap None to turn off the function.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email

Tap NEXT.

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Enter outgoing server

Tap the field below "SMTP server" and key in the name of your email provider's outgoing server.

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Enter outgoing port number

Tap the field below "Port" and key in 25.

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email

Tap Security type.

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email

Tap None to turn off the function.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Tap Require sign-in to turn on the function.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Tap the field below "Username" and key in the username of your email provider's outgoing server.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Tap the field below "Password" and key in the password of your email provider's outgoing server.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Tap NEXT.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email

Tap Sync frequency.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email

Tap the required setting.

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Turn email notifications on or off

Tap Notify me when email arrives to turn the function on or off.

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Turn on email synchronisation

Tap Sync email from this account to turn on the function.

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Turn on email synchronisation

Tap NEXT.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

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Enter account name

Tap Email.

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Enter account name

Tap More.

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Enter account name

Tap Settings.

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Enter account name

Tap the required email account.

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Enter account name

Tap Account name and key in the required name.

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Enter account name

Tap OK.

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Enter sender name

Tap Your name and key in the required sender name.

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Enter sender name

Tap OK.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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