Huawei Ascend P8

Huawei Ascend P8

Set up your phone for email - Huawei Ascend P8

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You can set up your phone to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. Remember, you need to set up your phone for internet.

Step 1 of 31

Find "Email"

Press Email.

Step 2 of 31

Create new email account

Press Others.

If an email account has been created already, do the following instead:
Press Menu.
Press Settings.
Press Add account.
Press Others.
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Step 3 of 31

Enter email address

Key in your email address.

Step 4 of 31

Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.

If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Step 5 of 31

Enter password

Press Next.

If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Step 6 of 31

Select server type

Press POP3.

Step 7 of 31

Enter username

Press the field below "Username" and key in the username for your email account.

Step 8 of 31

Enter incoming server

Press the field below "Server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

Step 9 of 31

Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 110

Step 10 of 31

Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press Security type.

Step 11 of 31

Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press None.

Step 12 of 31

Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Delete email from server.

Step 13 of 31

Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Never or When I delete from Inbox.

Step 14 of 31

Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Next.

Step 15 of 31

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).

Step 16 of 31

Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25

Step 17 of 31

Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press Security type.

Step 18 of 31

Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None.

Step 19 of 31

Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press Require sign-in to turn the function on or off.

Step 20 of 31

Turn SMTP authentication on or off

If you turn on the function:
Press the field below "Username" and key in your username for your email provider's outgoing server.

Step 21 of 31

Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press the field below "Password" and key in your password for your email provider's outgoing server.

Step 22 of 31

Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press Next.
Please note that if you're using Vodafone's outgoing server, turn off SMTP authentication and leave the username and password fields empty.

Step 23 of 31

Select settings for retrieval of new email messages

Press Sync frequency.

Step 24 of 31

Select settings for retrieval of new email messages

Press Never or the required period.

Step 25 of 31

Turn email message notification on or off

Press Notify me when email arrives to turn the function on or off.

Step 26 of 31

Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press Sync email from this account to turn the function on or off.

Step 27 of 31

Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press Next.

Step 28 of 31

Enter email account name

Press the field below "Name this account (optional)" and key in the required name.

Step 29 of 31

Enter sender name

Press the field below "Your name (displayed on outgoing messages)" and key in the required sender name.

Step 30 of 31

Finish setup

Press Done.

Step 31 of 31

Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Email"

Press Email.

2. Create new email account

Press Others.
If an email account has been created already, do the following instead:
Press Menu.
Press Settings.
Press Add account.
Press Others.

3. Enter email address

Key in your email address.
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4. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Press Next.
If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.

5. Select server type

Press POP3.

6. Enter username

Press the field below "Username" and key in the username for your email account.

7. Enter incoming server

Press the field below "Server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

8. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 110

9. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press Security type.
Press None.

10. Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Delete email from server.
Press Never or When I delete from Inbox.
Press Next.

11. 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).

12. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25

13. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press Security type.
Press None.

14. Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press Require sign-in to turn the function on or off.
If you turn on the function:
Press the field below "Username" and key in your username for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press the field below "Password" and key in your password for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press Next.
Please note that if you're using Vodafone's outgoing server, turn off SMTP authentication and leave the username and password fields empty.

15. Select settings for retrieval of new email messages

Press Sync frequency.
Press Never or the required period.

16. Turn email message notification on or off

Press Notify me when email arrives to turn the function on or off.

17. Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press Sync email from this account to turn the function on or off.
Press Next.

18. Enter email account name

Press the field below "Name this account (optional)" and key in the required name.

19. Enter sender name

Press the field below "Your name (displayed on outgoing messages)" and key in the required sender name.

20. Finish setup

Press Done.

21. Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.