How to read email on Tablet and Phone Android

Last updated on April 24th, 2017 at 12:14 pm

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We are increasingly used to exchange messages apps like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger, when happen to have to send an email from our cellphone, sometime you don’t know how to start. How to read email on Tablet and Phone, conveniently at any time? Simple enough to take these easy steps and your email will always be available wherever you go.

 

HOW TO READ EMAIL ON TABLET AND PHONE ANDROID IN 5 STEPS

1. Open email application

All our phones have an app to read email.

how to read email on Tablet an Phone - open Email app

 

2. Enter your email address

how to read email on Tablet an Phone - enter your email address

 

 

3. Choose account type to use

how to read email on Tablet an Phone - select account type POP3, IMAP, EXCHANGE

 

 

4. Set incoming mail server

  • Username: usually your email
  • Password: the password you use to access your inbox
  • Server: here POP3 server address, usually in the form pop3.domainname.ext
  • Security type : Indicates the type of protocol used by your server
  • Delete email from server: Choose whether your email is permanently deleted when you delete them from the application, or if always remains a copy on the server.

how to read email on Tablet an Phone - set up ingoing mail server

Once the parameters are set, go to Next.

 

At this point the app will check if all parameters are correct trying to connect to your mail server

how to read email on Tablet an Phone - check settings

 

 

5. Set outgoing mail server

If all goes well, it will go to the configuration of the outgoing mail server.

Again, same as before, you need to set parameters provided in your email provider for outbount server

  • Server SMTP: Enter the address of your outgoing mail server, in the form smtp.domainname.ext
  • Security type:  Indicates the type of security to use, set according to your server settings
  • Port: port to use for sending email

how to read email on Tablet an Phone - set up outgoing mail server

 

If your server requires that outgoing mail is authenticated, you must enable option Login required, and provide the credentials for the outgoing mail in the following fields User name e Password.

 

 

Most common email provider settings

Below is a list of the addresses of the most popular server with the parameters of their configurations.

 

AOL.com

Server:Autenticazione:Port:
SMTP Server (Outoing message)smtp.aol.comStartTLS587
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)imap.aol.comSSL993

Gmail

SMTP Server (Outoing message)smtp.gmail.comSSL465
smtp.gmail.comStartTLS587
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)imap.gmail.comSSL993
*** Make sure IMAP access is enabled in the account settings. Sign in to your account and activate IMAP. You also need to enable “less secure apps” (third-party applications) in your Gmail settings

Office365.com

SMTP Server (Outoing message)smtp.office365.comStartTLS587
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)outlook.office365.comSSL993
If the above settings do not work for your account, you may access your account, go to “Settings” > “option” > “Account” > “My Account” > “Access setting for POP e IMAP”

Outlook.com

SMTP Server (Outoing message)smtp-mail.outlook.comStartTLS587
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)imap-mail.outlook.comSSL993

Yahoo Mail

SMTP Server (Outoing message)smtp.mail.yahoo.comSSL465
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)imap.mail.yahoo.comSSL993

Yahoo Mail Plus

SMTP Server (Outoing message)plus.smtp.mail.yahoo.comSSL465
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)plus.imap.mail.yahoo.comSSL993

Yahoo Mail UK

SMTP Server (Outoing message)smtp.mail.yahoo.co.ukSSL465
IMAP Server (Ingoing message)imap.mail.yahoo.co.ukSSL993

 

 

Well at this point the configuration is complete and you can start using your favorite Smartphone or Tablet, to send and receive email.

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