Basic use

Set up your phone for POP3 email

If you're using a POP3 email account in your email application on your computer, you can also set it up on your phone. Follow these instructions to set up your phone for POP3 email.
Please note that these instructions are based on a POP3 email account. If you have a web-based email account, such as Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail or Gmail, you need to use the settings for web-based email. Click here for more information.

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Find "Access Point Names"
Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless & networks.
Press Mobile networks.
Press Access Point Names.
Create new data connection
Press the Menu key.
Press New APN.
Enter data connection name
Press Name.
Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.
Enter APN
Press APN.
Key in live.vodafone.com and press OK.
Enter country code
Press MCC.
Key in 505 and press OK.
Enter network code
Press MNC.
Key in 03 and press OK.
Select authentication
Press Authentication type.
Press PAP.
Select APN type
Press APN type.
Key in default and press OK.
Save and activate data connection
Press the Menu key.
Press Save.
Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to fill in the field.
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
Find "Mail"
Press the menu icon.
Press Mail.
Create new email account
If email accounts have been created already:
Press the Menu key.
If required, press More.
Press New account.
Press Other (POP3/IMAP).
Enter email address
Press Email address and key in your email address.
Enter password
Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
Press Next.
Select server type
Press the drop down list below Protocol.
Press POP.
Enter username
Press the field below Username and key in the username for your email account.
Enter incoming server
Press the field below POP server and key in the address of the incoming server.
Turn off SSL encryption of incoming email messages
Press the drop down list below Security type.
Press None.
Enter incoming port
Press the field below Server port and key in 110
Press Next.
Turn SMTP authentication on or off
Press Login required to turn SMTP authentication on or off.
If you turn on SMTP authentication:
Follow the instructions on the display to key in the username and password for your email account.
Please note that if you're using Vodafone's outgoing server, turn off SMTP authentication and leave the username and password fields empty.
Enter outgoing server
Press the field below SMTP server and key in the name or IP address of your email provider's outgoing server.
Please note that if you can't send email messages when using your email provider's outgoing server, key in smtp.vodafone.net.au (Vodafone's outgoing server).
Turn off SSL encryption of outgoing email messages
Press the drop down list below Security type.
Press None.
Enter outgoing port
Press the field below Server port and key in 25
Press Next.
Enter email account name
Press the field below Account name and key in a name for your email account (such as Private or Work).
Enter sender name
Press the field below Your name and key in the required sender name.
Retrieve email messages
Press Finish setup.
Wait while your phone retrieves new email messages.
Exit
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
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