Htc one x-add a pop3 email account

If you are using a POP3 email account in the email application on your computer, you can also set it up on the phone.

If you need more help during setup, take a look at our top 25 email provider settings.

  1. Find Mail
    Press the menu icon
    Press Mail
  2. Create new email account
    If email accounts have been created already:
    Press Menu
    Press New account
    Press 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
    Press Next

  5. Select server type
    Press the field below Protocol
    Enter in your server type
  6. Enter username
    Press the field below Username and 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. Activate or deactivate encryption of incoming email messages
    Press the field below Security type
    Choose your SSL requirements

  9. Enter incoming port
    Press the field below Server port and enter your incoming port details
    Press Next

  10. Activate or deactivate SMTP authentication
    Press Login required to activate or deactivate SMTP authentication
    When the field next to the menu item is ticked (V), SMTP authentication is activated

  11. Enter username for outgoing server
    Press the field below Username and key in your username for your email provider's outgoing email server

  12. Enter password for outgoing server
    Press the field below Password and key in your password for your email provider's outgoing email server

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

  14. Deactivate encryption of outgoing email messages
    Press the field below Security type
    Choose your SSL requirements

  15. Enter outgoing port
    Press the field below Server port enter your outgoing port details
    Press Next

  16. Enter email account name
    Key in a name for the email account

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

  18. Retrieve email messages
    Press Finish setup
    Wait while the phone retrieves new email messages

  19. Edit email account settings
    Press Menu
    Press Settings

  20. Select settings for synchronisation of email messages
    Press Sync, Send & Receive
    Press Peak time sync
    Press Smart Sync, Manual or the required interval
    Press Off-peak sync
    Press Smart Sync, Manual or the required interval

  21. Exit
    Press the Home key to return to standby mode


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