Sony Xperia XA

Sony Xperia XA

Android 6.0

Set up your Sony Xperia XA Android 6.0 for POP3 email

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You can set up your phone to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. Using POP3, your email messages are retrieved to your phone and at the same time they are deleted from the server. You're then not able to access your email messages from other devices. To set up your phone for POP3 email, you need to set up your phone for internet.

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Find "Account sync"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top the screen.

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Find "Account sync"

Press the settings icon.

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Find "Account sync"

Press Account sync.

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Create new email account

Press Add account.

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Create new email account

Press Email.

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Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.

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Enter email address

Press NEXT.

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Enter password

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

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Enter password

Press NEXT.

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Enter password

If this screen is displayed, you email account has been recognised and set up automatically. Follow the instructions on the screen to key in more information and finish setting up your phone.

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Select server type

Press POP3.

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Enter username

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

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Enter incoming server

Press the field below "POP3 server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

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Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 110.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press None to turn off the function.

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press the drop down list below "Delete email from server".

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Never to keep email messages on the server when you delete them on your phone.

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press When I delete from Inbox to delete email messages on the server when you delete them on your phone.

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press NEXT.

smtp.vodafone.net.au
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Enter outgoing server

Press the field below "SMTP server" and key in the name 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).

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Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25.

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None to turn off the function.

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Turn SMTP authentication on or off

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

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

Press the field below "Username" and key in the username 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.
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Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press the field below "Password" and key in the 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.
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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.
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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press SHOW MORE SYNC OPTIONS.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Automatically (Every 5 minutes)".

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required setting.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

To turn on manual retrieval of email messages, press Manually.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Messages to sync".

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required setting.

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Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press Sync email to turn the function on or off.

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Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press NEXT.

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Select notification for new email messages

Press the required setting below Notification.

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Select notification for new email messages

Press NEXT.

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Enter email account name

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

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Enter sender name

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

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Enter sender name

Press FINISH SETUP.

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Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Account sync"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Account sync.

2. Create new email account

Press Add account.
Press Email.

3. Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.
Press NEXT.

4. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
Press NEXT.
If this screen is displayed, you email account has been recognised and set up automatically. Follow the instructions on the screen to key in more information and finish setting up your phone.

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 "POP3 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.
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9. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".
Press None to turn off the function.

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

Press the drop down list below "Delete email from server".
Press Never to keep email messages on the server when you delete them on your phone.
Press When I delete from Inbox to delete email messages on the server when you delete them on your phone.
Press NEXT.

11. Enter outgoing server

Press the field below "SMTP server" and key in the name 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).
smtp.vodafone.net.au

12. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25.
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13. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".
Press None to turn off the function.

14. Turn SMTP authentication on or off

Press the indicator next to "Require sign-in." to turn the function on or off.
Please note that if you're using Vodafone's outgoing server, turn off SMTP authentication and leave the username and password fields empty.
Press the field below "Username" and key in the username 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.
Press the field below "Password" and key in the 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.
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 setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press SHOW MORE SYNC OPTIONS.
Press the drop down list below "Automatically (Every 5 minutes)".
Press the required setting.
To turn on manual retrieval of email messages, press Manually.
Press the drop down list below "Messages to sync".
Press the required setting.

16. Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press Sync email to turn the function on or off.
Press NEXT.

17. Select notification for new email messages

Press the required setting below Notification.
Press NEXT.

18. Enter email account name

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

19. Enter sender name

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

20. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.