Set up your phone for web-based email
You can send and retrieve email messages from a web-based email account, such as Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail and Gmail. Follow these instructions to set up your phone for web-based email.
Before you can set up your phone for web-based email, you need an account with the required email provider. If you don't have an account, you can set one up on the web page of the email provider.
Please note that the steps below are based on a web-based email account. If you have a POP3 email account, you need to use the settings for POP3 email. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for POP3 email.
You also need a BlackBerry ID.
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Find "Set up an email account"
Press the Menu key twice.
Scroll to Setup and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to Email Accounts... and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to Set up an email account and press the Navigation key.
Create new email account
If you have already set up an email account:
Scroll to Set up another email account and press the Navigation key.
Scroll to the required provider and press the Navigation key.
If you select Windows Live or AOL:
Highlight the required email domain and press the Navigation key.
Enter email address
Highlight the field below Email address and key in your email address.
Highlight the field below Password and key in the password for your email account at your email provider.
Scroll to Continue and press the Navigation key.
Enter account name
Scroll to Change Settings and press the Navigation key.
Highlight the field below Email account name and key in a name for the email account (such as "Private" or "Work").
Enter sender name
Highlight the field below Your name and key in the required sender name.
Save and exit
Scroll to Save and press the Navigation key.
Press the Return key to return to standby mode.
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