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HTC One (M8)

HTC One (M8)

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Set up your phone for email

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

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Find "Mail"

Press the menu icon.

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Find "Mail"

Press Mail.

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Create new email account

Press the required provider or Other (POP3/IMAP).

If an email account has been created already, do the following instead:
Press the menu icon.
Press Add account.
Press the required provider or Other (POP3/IMAP).
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Enter email address

Key in your email address.

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Enter password

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

If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
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Enter password

Press NEXT.

If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
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Select server type

Press the field below "PROTOCOL".

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Select server type

Press POP.

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Enter username

Key in the username for your email account.

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Enter incoming server

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

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the field below "SECURITY TYPE".

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press None.

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Enter incoming port

Press the field below "SERVER PORT" and key in 110

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Enter incoming port

Press NEXT.

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Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press Login required to turn the function on or off.

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Turn SMTP authentication on or off

If you turn on the function:
Press the field below "USERNAME" and key in your username for your email provider's outgoing server.

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Turn SMTP authentication on or off

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

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Enter outgoing server

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

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the field below "SECURITY TYPE".

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None.

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Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "SERVER PORT" and key in 25

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Enter outgoing port

Press NEXT.

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Enter email account name

Key in a name for your email account.

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Enter sender name

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

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Finish setup

Press FINISH SETUP.
Wait while your phone retrieves new email messages.

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Select setting for synchronisation during peak hours

Press the menu icon.

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Select setting for synchronisation during peak hours

Press Settings.

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Select setting for synchronisation during peak hours

Press Sync, Send & Receive.

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Select setting for synchronisation during peak hours

Press Peak time sync.

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Select setting for synchronisation during peak hours

Press Smart Sync, Manual or the required interval.

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Select setting for synchronisation during off-peak hours

Press Off-peak sync.

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Select setting for synchronisation during off-peak hours

Press Smart Sync, Manual or the required interval.

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Select period for synchronisation of email messages

Press Download options.

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Select period for synchronisation of email messages

Press the required setting.

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Select period for synchronisation of email messages

Press the return icon several times to return to the inbox.

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Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Mail"

Press the menu icon.
Press Mail.

2. Create new email account

Press the required provider or Other (POP3/IMAP).
If an email account has been created already, do the following instead:
Press the menu icon.
Press Add account.
Press the required provider or Other (POP3/IMAP).

3. Enter email address

Key in your email address.

4. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Press NEXT.
If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.

5. Select server type

Press the field below "PROTOCOL".
Press POP.

6. Enter username

Key in the username for your email account.

7. Enter incoming server

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

8. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the field below "SECURITY TYPE".
Press None.

9. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "SERVER PORT" and key in 110
Press NEXT.

10. Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press Login required to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on the function:
Press the field below "USERNAME" and key in your username for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press the field below "PASSWORD" and key in your password for your email provider's outgoing server.

11. Enter outgoing server

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

12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the field below "SECURITY TYPE".
Press None.

13. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "SERVER PORT" and key in 25
Press NEXT.

14. Enter email account name

Key in a name for your email account.

15. Enter sender name

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

16. Finish setup

Press FINISH SETUP.
Wait while your phone retrieves new email messages.

17. Select setting for synchronisation during peak hours

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Sync, Send & Receive.
Press Peak time sync.
Press Smart Sync, Manual or the required interval.

18. Select setting for synchronisation during off-peak hours

Press Off-peak sync.
Press Smart Sync, Manual or the required interval.

19. Select period for synchronisation of email messages

Press Download options.
Press the required setting.
Press the return icon several times to return to the inbox.

20. Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.

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