Vodafone Smart Tab N8

Vodafone Smart Tab N8

Android 7.0

Set up your Vodafone Smart Tab N8 Android 7.0 for IMAP email

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You can set up your tablet to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. Using IMAP, your email messages are kept on the server and are synchronised between all of your devices. You're then able to access your email messages from other devices. To set up your tablet for IMAP email, you need to set up your tablet for internet.

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Find "Accounts"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.

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Find "Accounts"

Press the settings icon.

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Find "Accounts"

Press Accounts.

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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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Create new email account

Press Other.

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Create new email account

Press NEXT.

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Enter email address

Press Email and key in your email address.

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Enter email address

Press NEXT.

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Select server type

Press IMAP.

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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 tablet.

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Enter username

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

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Enter incoming server

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

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Enter incoming port

Press the field next to "Port" and key in 143.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list next to "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 off encryption of incoming email messages

Press NEXT.

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Enter outgoing server

Press the field next to "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 next to "Port" and key in 25.

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list next to "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 on SMTP authentication

Press Require login 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 on SMTP authentication

Press the field next to "Username" and key in the username for your email provider's outgoing server.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

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

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Press NEXT.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list next to "Sync frequency".

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required setting.

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Turn email message notifications on or off

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

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Turn on email message synchronisation

Press Sync emails from this account to turn on the function.

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Turn on email message synchronisation

Press NEXT.

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Enter email account name

Press the field below "Give this account a name" and key in the required name.

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Enter sender name

Press the field below "Your name" and key in the required sender name.

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Enter sender name

Press FINISH.

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Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Accounts"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Accounts.

2. Create new email account

Press Add account.
Press Email.
Press Other.
Press NEXT.

3. Enter email address

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

4. Select server type

Press IMAP.

5. 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 tablet.

6. Enter username

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

7. Enter incoming server

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

8. Enter incoming port

Press the field next to "Port" and key in 143.
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9. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

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

10. Enter outgoing server

Press the field next to "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

11. Enter outgoing port

Press the field next to "Port" and key in 25.
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12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

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

13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press Require login 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 next to "Username" and key in the username for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press the field next to "Password" and key in the password for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press NEXT.

14. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list next to "Sync frequency".
Press the required setting.

15. Turn email message notifications on or off

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

16. Turn on email message synchronisation

Press Sync emails from this account to turn on the function.
Press NEXT.

17. Enter email account name

Press the field below "Give this account a name" and key in the required name.

18. Enter sender name

Press the field below "Your name" and key in the required sender name.
Press FINISH.

19. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.