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Check Email on an Android Mobile Device

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To set up your email account on an Android device, please follow these instructions.

These instructions are for a Samsung device but every device can be slightly different according to the manufacturer.  They should all be similar.

  1. Tap Settings.
  2. Tap Accounts and then Add Account.
  3. Tap Email
  4. Tap Other
  5. Enter your full email address.
  6. Enter your password.
  7. Tap Manual Setup
  8. Under “Select Account Type”, choose IMAP account
  9. Your Username is your full email address.  Enter your password.
  10. Under Incoming Server Settings, enter for Server.
  11. Select SSL (Accept all certificates) or, if that’s not available, SSL/TLS for Security Type.
  12. Enter 993 for Port
  13. Enter INBOX for IMAP Path Prefix
  14. Under Outgoing Server Settings, enter for SMTP Server.
  15. Select TLS (Accept all certificates) or, if that’s not available, STARTTLS for Security Type.
  16. Enter 2500 for Port.
  17. Make sure Require Sign in box is checked.
  18. Enter email address and password again if it’s not already filled in for you.
  19. Tap Next.  It will check your settings.
  20. Choose options on the next screen if you like or leave it as the defaults.
  21. Tap Done.
  22. Verify account name and your name to be displayed on outgoing mail. Tap Done.

Open mail application and verify your email synchronizes.