Getting mail on your smartphone is a great tool to have on the go, here’s our suggested setup! If you are unsure if your on Android 4.2.x simply go into your phone’s Settings then scroll to the bottom and choose “About Phone” then it should list “Android Version” – if nothing else this should be close to your particular Android version to get rolling.

All screen shots reference domain4testing.com this is a test domain, not one you should use, simply substitute your domain name for this dummy domain and you’ll be good to go!

Step #1

Use your Email Address & Password, however instead of using the Wizard choose “Manual Setup” – this will create a easier setup.

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Step #2

This is a personal choice, but as you are on the go, and you likely check your email elsewhere choose “IMAP” which will store your mail on the server and keep it where you can access your mail at home and not have it downloaded to your phone only!

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Step #3

If you used IMAP or POP3 both will work with the following settings, however shown are the configuration options for IMAP only

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Step #4

In the servers simply replace “domain4testing.com” with your domain name, this is only the example – but replace any references to domain4testing.com with your domain and you’ll be off and running!

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Step #5

Choose wisely on this as the frequency you choose can have a drain on your battery, so choose these options carefully, if you notice a battery life drop you can always adjust these later in settings.

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Step #6

Finally label your account so you recognize the account in the listings.

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Step #7

Your off and running! Inbox is configured, and your ready to send!

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