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How do I set up POP/IMAP email on my Samsung Galaxy S III?

POP and IMAP Email Setup

  1. From the Home screen, touch Menu Menu Key > Settings Settings Icon > Accounts Accounts Icon > Add account Settings Add Account > Email Email Icon > Others  .
  2. Enter your Email address and Password, and touch Next.
    Email Username and Password
  3. Your device will attempt to complete the setup process if your email server settings are available. If you select Manual setup, or your provider's settings are not loaded, you will be taken through the following steps.
  4. Select the type of email account you are setting up. You may choose POP3 accountIMAP account, or Microsoft® Exchange ActiveSync®. We'll walk you through setting up a POP3 account.
    Internet Mail Select Type
  5. Enter your incoming server settings. This should include your UsernamePasswordPOP3 serverSecurity typePort number, and Delete email from server setting. Then touch Next.
    Incoming Server Settings
  6. Your device will attempt to connect to the incoming server with the settings you have entered. If the connection is unsuccessful, you will be prompted to Edit details; confirm your settings and try again. If the connection is successful, you will be taken to the Outgoing server settings screen. Enter your outgoing server settings. This should include your SMTP serverSecurity typePortnumber, Require sign-inUsername, and Password. Then touch Next.
    Internet Email Outgoing Server Settings
  7. Your device will attempt to connect to the outgoing server with the settings you have entered. If the connection is unsuccessful, you will be prompted to Edit details; confirm your settings and try again. If the connection is successful, you will be taken to the Account options screen. Touch Next when you have finished making your selections.
    Internet Email Account Options
  8. You will be asked to give this internet mail account a unique on-screen name. The unique account name is used to differentiate this account from other email accounts on your mobile device. EnterYour name as you would like it to be displayed on outgoing messages. Touch Done to complete the setup process.
    Email Account Name

Note: By default, the Settings menu view type is set to list view. To switch to tab view, from the Settings menu, touch Menu > Switch to tab view.

Edit Email Account Settings

From the Home screen, touch Apps App Icon > Email Email Icon > Menu Menu key > Settings.

Email Settings

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