1and1 Email Settings Android Uk
SETTING UP AND USING EMAIL ON ANDROID
Updated: January 2, 2017 is for SENDING AND RECEIVING email. To send and receive email you will need an Email client App. Most Android tablets and phones come with an Email App already installed. Very often this is the GMAIL APP, but it could also be the OLD STOCK
DELETING AN EMAIL ACCOUNT FROM ANDROID
If you no longer need to access an email account
delete from the list. The settings from this account are shown. Scroll to the bottom and click REMOVE ACCOUNT.
Q- SHOULD I USE A POP OR IMAP EMAIL ACCOUNT?-
email from your email server. This means that the email can be accessed by MULTIPLE EMAIL CLIENTS/APPS. A- If you access a mailbox using the POP3 protocol, and then try access it using a desktop client or webmail you might find that the desktop email client etc. This is because when you
accessed the mailbox with the android client it downloaded the email to the android tablet/phone, and then deleted it from the inbox on the mail server. There is a configuration option that prevents this. wrong? A- Some Apps only display the LAST 20 or so messages by default. You need to change the APP SETTINGS.
Q-WHERE ARE MY EMAILS STORED?
A- If you are using Android with an IMAP4 account then they will be stored on the email server. Your tablet/phone may also have a LOCAL COPY depending on your settings. If you use Android with a POP3 account then the email will be
stored on your tablet/phone. Email Apps from Outlook.com,Yahoo and Google store email on the Internet and not on your phone/tablet
SETTING UP THE GMAIL APP TO ACCESS A GMAIL MAILBOX
The Gmail App is a specialized email App from Google, but it can also be used to access email from any POP3 OR IMAP4 mailbox, and not just Gmail accounts. Setting it up to access a GMAIL MAILBOX is very easy as
SETTING UP EMAIL ACCOUNTS ON ANDROID
For completeness we will look at setting up email accounts using both the old stock Email App and the newer Gmail App. To SETUP AN EMAIL ACCOUNT you will need to get some setup details from your Email Provider. We will setup the standard Email App to access an email account using IMAP4. The video below covers the setup the email accounts on the
Android stock email App:
BASIC EMAIL SECURITY
The problem with mobile devices is that they can easily get lost. Your email probably contains sensitive information, and access to your email account by a third party could expose you to severe problems. For example if I had access to your GMAIL MAILBOX I could request a password reset on the account. devices with AUTO LOGIN. If you do use an Email App then make sure you use screen lock stevesandroidguide.com
lose your device CHANGE YOUR EMAIL PASSWORDS as quickly as possible.
USING EMAIL WIDGETS
If you want to see your email direct on your home screen without having to open
This video shows how to do it. NOTE: You can also add a lock screen widget the screen is locked.
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