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Creating An Email Account

Before proceeding, you’ll be required to setup an e-mail address within cPanel before setting it up in Android Mail. View the guide here: Guide: Creating an email account

If your email address already exists within cPanel, please proceed with following the instructions below.

Android Mail Setup Guide

From the home screen of your Android phone, press the Email icon (this might be on your home screen or in your Apps folder) to open the application.

On the Set up Email screen, complete the following details:
Your email address: In this example we will use
Your password: This is the email password you have set for your email account.

Click Next.
Your device will attempt to automatically retrieve the server settings.
Click IMAP Account.

Complete the following information:
Username: Your full email address.
Password: Your email password.
IMAP Server: (replace with your domain name) or you can use the server hostname.
Click Next.

On the Outgoing Server settings page, fill in the following information:
SMTP Server: (replace with your domain name) or you can use the server hostname.
Username: Your email address in full.
Password: Your email password.
Click Next.

On the Account Options page, you can edit some of the basic options to suit your needs, including how often you want your emails to download from the server and whether or not you want a notification each time you receive an email.

On the last page of your Android email set up, you can give your account a name and edit the name that appears on your outgoing messages. Click Done to be taken to your inbox.

You have now completed setting up your email account on your Android phone.