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Set up your mobile phone for POP3 email

You can set up your mobile phone to send and receive email from your email accounts. Using POP3, your email are retrieved and stored locally on your mobile phone and at the same time they're deleted from the server. It is therefore not possible to access your email from different devices. Before you can set up your mobile phone for POP3 email, you need to set up your mobile phone for internet.

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Find "Accounts & sync"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

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Find "Accounts & sync"

Tap the settings icon.

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Find "Accounts & sync"

Tap General.

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Find "Accounts & sync"

Tap Accounts & sync.

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Create new email account

Tap ADD ACCOUNT.

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Create new email account

Tap E-mail.

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Create new email account

Tap Other.

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Enter email address and password

Tap the field below "E-MAIL ADDRESS" and key in your email address.

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Enter email address and password

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

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Enter email address and password

Tap NEXT.

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Enter email address and 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 POP3.

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Select server type

Tap NEXT.

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Enter incoming server

Tap the field below "POP3 SERVER" 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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Turn off encryption of incoming email

Tap the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".

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Turn off encryption of incoming email

Tap Off to turn off the function.

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Enter incoming port number

Tap the field below "PORT NUMBER" and key in 110.

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Enter username

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

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Turn deletion of email on server on or off

Tap DELETE FROM SERVER.

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Turn deletion of email on server on or off

Tap Never to keep email on the server when deleting them on your mobile phone.

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Turn deletion of email on server on or off

Tap When I delete from trash box to delete email on the server when deleting them on your mobile phone.

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Turn deletion of email on server on or off

Tap NEXT.

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Enter incoming server

Tap the field below "SMTP SERVER" and key in bbom-smtp.stm.com.sg.

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email

Tap the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email

Tap Off to turn off the function.

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Enter outgoing port number

Tap the field below "PORT NUMBER" and key in 25.

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Turn off SMTP authentication

Tap the indicator next to "Sign-in required" to turn off the function.

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Turn off SMTP authentication

Tap NEXT.

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Enter account name

Tap the field below "ACCOUNT NAME" and key in the required name.

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Enter sender name

Tap the field below "YOUR NAME" and key in the required sender name.

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Enter sender name

Tap DONE.

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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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