I am trying to add my POP3 account (Earthlink) but it is isn't working. I have the outgoing and the incoming server names right. I also have triple checked password, user name, etc. Has anybody else had a problem with earthlink? If so, can anybody recommend another ISP that is IPAQ friendly?
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POP server: pop3.live.com (Port 995) POP SSL required? Yes User name: Your Windows Live ID, for example email@example.com Password: The password you usually use to sign in to Hotmail or Windows Live SMTP server: smtp.live.com (Port 25 or 587) Authentication required? Yes (this matches your POP username and password) TLS/SSL required? Yes
By default, you may have some email
settings provided by you network provider, but ignore them for now –
you can always find them again later. Highlight Account Settings and
press Select , then scroll up to Create new account and press Add.
First enter an account name, for example type ‘Gmail’. Now press OK.
Now you’ll neeed those details you found out earlier on. Highlight E-mail address and press Select. Enter your full email address for this account. Press OK .
Highlight Connect using and press Select. Select your mobile network provider from the list and press Select.
If you are unsure of which is the right one, contact your network
provider, but normally you should be looking for the same option as you
use to connect to the web, for example: Vodafone GPRS .
Connection Type should already be set to POP3 by default, but if not, press Select, highlight POP3 and press Select .
Incoming server and enter the Incoming server address you found out
earlier. It should look similar to a website address .
Highlight Username and press Select. Enter the username provided by your email provider and press OK .
Highlight Password and press Select. Enter your ordinary email password and press OK .
Highlight Download and press Select . This lets you decide how much of your email will be
downloaded. By default it should be set to Header and Text, but to save
more money on data fees, you can highlight Header only and press Select . You can also limit how much of the email is downloaded by pressing Size limit. Enter a number of less than 200 to reduce the number of kb downloaded.
Go back and highlight Check Interval and press Select . This lets you choose whether you want the phone to automatically
check for new emails at regular intervals of 5 minutes, half an hour,
an hour… all the way up to every 12 hours. Or you can leave it set to
Off, allowing you to do it manually and save on data fees. Press the Back button to return to the Account settings menu.
you want, you can set up an outgoing server so you can send emails as
well as receive them. If you don’t want to do this right now, you can
skip the next few steps.
To set up outgoing emails, highlight Outgoing server and press Select. Enter the outgoing server address given to you by your email provider and press OK .
Highlight Username, press Select and enter the same information as you did previously for Username. Now press OK.
Highlight Password, press Select
and enter the same information as you did for previously for Password.
This is your ordinary email password again. Now press OK.
can choose to enter your name and a signature by scrolling down and
highlighting Your name and Signature and pressing Select.
Some email provider may use encryption, so you can set this up by highlighting Encryption and pressing Select . Choose the type of encryption your email provider requires
for both incoming and outgoing mail and press Select.
Normally, you’ll need to select SSL for each, although it may vary
between providers. If in doubt, leave blank or check with your email
Highlight Incoming port and press Select . By default this should be set to 110, but different email
providers may require different port settings. If in doubt, check with
your email provider. Press OK.
Highlight Outgoing port and press Select . By default this should be set to 25, but different email providers
may require different port settings. If in doubt, check with your email
provider. Press OK.
Last of all, press Done to finish the setup. This will return you to the Account setting menu. Highlight the account name you made in step on
SETUP / COnfigurare Yahoo! Mail on your mobile phone, through IMAP / IMAP4. * (Settings step by step for the Nokia 6500 slide. You catch yourself how to set up and other types of phones:)): - Menu -> Messaging - message settings -> E-mail messages -> Add -> Create manually ... and get the menu: New mailbox settings. New mailbox settings: - Mailbox name: the name of mail box. Yahoo! Mail, for example. - My name: Name. - E-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org - Incoming server type: IMAP4 (default is POP3. Change with IMAP4) - Login information: IMAP4 autentification [ON], IMAP4 user name [id Yahoo! * Without passing email@example.com), IMAP4 password [Yahoo account password. * Will be required twice) - Back -:) - Download settings: settings are preferential. (Retrieve mode - just extract the subject of the mail received all the mail, No. of mails shown - Number of e-mails displayed, Mailbox update interval -- the time when the phone will connect to the mail server to verify your email, Automatic retrieval - Automatic extraction of mail received. or not.) - Back -:) - Incoming mail settle. - Which is the setting up connection to the server receiving e-mail messages to phone with the following settings: * Incoming IMAP4 serv. - Imap.n.mail.yahoo.com * Security - Off * Port - 143 * Use Pref. access pt. - No * IMAP4 access point -> Proxy: Disabled; Data bearer: Packet Data; Bearer settings (follow another menu) -> Packet data ACC. pt. Internet Network type: IPv4; Authentification type: Normal, User name: id-to-yahoo, Password: password for yahoo * Back, Back, Back .. to see: Outgoing settle. (SMTP):) - Outgoing settle. (SMTP) - settings that are sent by mail on your mobile phone, using SMTP is the Yahoo! Mail. * Outgoing SMTP serv. - Smtp.mobile.yahoo.com * Reply-to address - the email address you wish to receive response to mails sent from your phone. * SMTP authentification - On * SMTP user name - the name of the yahoo, without firstname.lastname@example.org. * SMTP password - password for yahoo. Will be required twice. * Security - Off * Port - 25 * Use Pref. access pt. - No * SMTP access point -> Proxy: Disabled; Data bearer: Packet Data; Bearer settings (follow another menu) -> Packet data ACC. pt. Internet Network type: IPv4; Authentification type: Normal, User name: id-to-yahoo, Password: password for yahoo * Back, Back, Back: D * Dispute. term. window - Yes
For Blue Yonder, Virgin, NTL you must only put the mailbox name in for the username.
Also, for the outgoing server do not use the blue yonder value unless you are at home. The outgoing server has to match the broadband supplier, unless you have your own website set up for email and most providers will accept this
I can access gmail on my phone; it's fairly straightforward:
- unlock the keypad
- hit the 'envelope' button at the bottom right to go into 'Messaging'
- select the bottom item: "New Acccount"
- choose "Other (POP3/IMAP)" from the e-mail provider list and hit Next
- Enter your name and email address, then hit Next (leave the "Automatic setup" checkbox ticked; it makes no difference)
- hit Next again to skip the automatic configuration
- enter your gmail username (with the @gmail.com bit; I like to use the recent:email@example.com to download only the most recent emails) and password. Leave Domain (if necessary) blank and hit Next
- choose server type "POP3", account name "Gmail" and select whatever network (WAP Gateway or Internet) you want to use, depending on how you want to connect
- Enter the following
- - Incoming Server: pop.googlemail.com
- - Require SSL connection should be checked (ticked)
- - Outgoing Server: smtp.googlemail.com
- - Outgoing server requires authentication should be checked
- - Outgoing server configuration:
- - - Use different user name for outgoing server (if you've used the recent: username for downloading email)
- - - Enter your gmail firstname.lastname@example.org
- - - Enter your password
- - - Leave domain blank and check "save password"
- - - check "Require SSL connection"
- - - then click Done
- - Select however many day's worth of emails you want to download and click Next
- - Select "Never" to connect automatically if you aren't on an unlimited data tariff!
- Click Next then Finish.
Hope this works!
you can, if you have an internet connection to your phone and a pop3 and smtp account on your email.
On jam, go to messaging >Accounts>Outlook E-Mail>Account>New Account...>Enter your e-mail Address: >next>next>Your Name>Username (Put your email login username)> Password (Your E-mail Password)>Account Type (POP3 is OK)>incoming mail (pop3 address, for gmail ,its pop.gmail.com)>Outgoing Mail (smtp server, like smtp.gmail.com)>Domain (if any)>finish.