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Setting up your phone for IMAP email

You can set up your phone to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. To set up your phone for IMAP email, you need to set up your phone for internet.

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

Press the settings icon.
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Press the settings icon.

Press Users & accounts.
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Press Users & accounts.

Press Add account.
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Press Add account.

Press Personal (IMAP).
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Press Personal (IMAP).

Press the field below
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Press the field below "Enter your email address" and key in your email address.

Press NEXT.
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Press NEXT.

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

Press NEXT.
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Press NEXT.

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 phone.
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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 phone.

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

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

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

Press the drop down list below
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Press the drop down list below "Security type".

Press None to turn off the function.
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Press None to turn off the function.

Press NEXT.
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Press NEXT.

Press the indicator next to
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Press the indicator next to "Require sign-in" to turn on the function.

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

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

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

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

Press the drop down list below
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Press the drop down list below "Security type".

Press None to turn off the function.
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Press None to turn off the function.

Press NEXT.
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Press NEXT.

Press the drop down list below
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Press the drop down list below "Sync frequency".

Press the required setting.
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Press the required setting.

Press Notify me when emails arrive to turn the function on or off.
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Press Notify me when emails arrive to turn the function on or off.

Press Sync emails from this account to turn on the function.
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Press Sync emails from this account to turn on the function.

Press NEXT.
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Press NEXT.

Press the field below
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Press the field below "Account name (optional)" and key in the required name.

Press the field below
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Press the field below "Your name" and key in the required sender name.

Press NEXT.
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Press NEXT.

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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Press the Home key to return to the home screen.