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Samsung Galaxy S7


Setting up a Samsung mobile phone for email

Want to set up your mobile phone for email? It's easy, but remember you need to set up your mobile phone for internet before you can use this function.

1. Find "Accounts"
Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Tap the settings icon.
Tap Accounts.

2. Create new email account
Tap Add account.
Tap Email.

3. Enter email address
Tap Email address and key in your email address.

4. Enter password
Tap Password and key in the password for your email account.
Tap Sign in.

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 mobile phone. If not continue with the instructions below.

5. Select server type
Tap IMAP ACCOUNT.

6. Enter username
Tap the field below "User name" and key in the username for your email account.

7. Enter incoming server
Tap the field below "IMAP server" key in server.websitesvictoria.net.au as your incoming server.

8. Turn off encryption of incoming email
Tap the drop down list below "Security type".
Tap SSL to turn off the function.

9. Enter incoming port number
Tap the field below "Port" and key in 993.

10. Turn deletion of email on server on or off
Tap the drop down list below "Delete email from server".
Tap Never to keep email on the server when deleting them on your mobile phone.
Tap When deleted from Inbox to delete email on the server when deleting them on your mobile phone.

11. Enter outgoing server
Tap the field below "IMAP server" and key in server.websitesvictoria.net.au

12. Turn on encryption of outgoing email
Tap the drop down list below "Security type".

Tap SSL.

13. Enter outgoing port number
Tap the field below "Port" and key in 587.

14. Turn on SMTP authentication
leave Authentication required before sending emails checked and enter username and password.


Tap SIGN IN to turn off the function.

15. Return to the home screen
Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

16. Find "Email"
Tap Apps.
Tap Samsung.
Tap Email.

17. Turn on email synchronisation
Tap MORE.
Tap Settings.
Tap the required email account.
Tap Sync account to turn on the function.

18. Enter account name
Tap Account name and key in the required name.
Tap OK.

19. Enter sender name
Tap Your name and key in your name.
Tap OK.

20. Select settings for retrieval of new email
Tap Sync schedule.
Tap Set sync schedule.
Tap the required setting.

21. Return to the home screen
Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.