Setting Up Android Phone or Tablet (

NOTE: The steps to set up email on your Android device might be a little different depending on your make/model and your network provider. However, all the information you need to set up your account (username, password, server settings) is in these steps.

To Set Up Email on Your Android-based Device

  1. Open your device's email application.
  2. If you already have an email account set up, press Menu and tap Accounts. Press Menu again and tap Add account.
  3. Type your Email address and Password, and click Next.
  4. Tap IMAP.
  5. Use these settings for your incoming server, depending on the type of email you have:
    IMAP (Incoming Server)
    Username Enter your full email address.
    Password Enter your email account password.
    IMAP server
    Port 143
    Security Type SSL or TLS (All Certificates)
    IMAP Prefix INBOX
  6. Use these settings for your outgoing server:
    (SMTP (Outgoing Mail Server)
    SMTP server
    Port 587
    Security Type SSL or TLS (All Certificates)
  7. Select Require sign-in and make sure your Username (your full email address) and Password are correct. Tap Next.
  8. Tap Next again. Name your account and enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  9. Tap Done.

If everything is working OK, you should see some email messages. To make sure you can send messages, compose an email and send it to yourself.

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