Setting up a POP Email account on Android 2.3

These instructions are for setting up a POP email account on your phone running Android 2.3

Difficulty Intermediate
Time to Complete 10 minutes
Required Information Your POP Server address, Your SMTP Server Address, Username/Email and Password
  1. Configuring your Phone

    Tap the Launcher button Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 1
  2. Locate the Email application and tap it Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 2
  3. Enter your Email address and Password. Then Tap manual setup Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 3
  4. Tap the POP3 button on the account type screen Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 4
  5. Enter your username, password and POP Email server address then tap next. Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 5
  6. Your phone may then take a few seconds to check your account settings Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 6
  7. Enter your SMTP server address. In most cases the username and password is the name as the previous screen. The port should be set to 25 unless told otherwise Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 7
  8. At the next screen check Send email from this account by default. Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 8
  9. Enter a name for your account and also your display name. This is the name that will appear on sent emails Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 9
  10. You will then be taken to your inbox. It may take a few minutes to fully sync Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 10
  11. Access Emails on Your Phone

    Tap the Launcher button Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 1
  12. Locate the Email application and tap it Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 2
  13. You inbox will now be shown Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 10
  14. Tap and email to read it's contents Android 2.3 POP Email Account Setup Step 11