- These instructions are intended specifically for setting up e-mail on an Android device.
- I’ll be working from a DROID 4, and I’ll be using Android Version 4.1.2.
- If these instructions don’t quite work for you, check out our tutorial on setting up other e-mail clients.
Step 1: Open the Email ApplicationFirst, open up your Email application.
Step 2: Choose Email Account TypeThen, select Other and then touch Done.
Step 3: Enter Basic Account InformationEnter your Email address and then your password.
Step 4: Select Account TypeIf you’ve configured your e-mail in cPanel then you can either select POP3 or IMAP.
Step 5: Configure Either POP3 (110) or IMAP (143)For IMAP, the IMAP server should be set to the correct hostname. Generally speaking, this will be mail.yourdomain.com or similar. Also make sure that for IMAP the Port is set to 143. Touch Next.
Step 6: Configure SMTPFor SMTP, the SMTP server should be set to the correct hostname. Generally speaking, this will be mail.yourdomain.com or similar. Also, make sure that for SMTP the Port is either set to 25. Touch Next.
Step 7: Select Basic Account SettingsCheck the boxes for whichever settings you prefer, then touch Done.
Step 8: Finalize Basic Account InformationNow, Give this account a name (optional) and fill in Your name, then touch Next.