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Configuration of an Android smartphone

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This tutorial will help you to configure your Android smartphone with an email account of a cloud or web hosting at

Please note that the images are indicative and may look slightly different depending on the software version and the manufacturer of your smartphone.

  • Go to the phone's settings, then select add an account

  • Select an “E-Mail” account

  • Enter your e-mail address, then click on “Manual configuration”

  • Enter the required elements for the reception of your mails:
    • User name: your e-mail address
    • Password: the password of your account
    • Server:
    • Security type: SSL/TLS (Remember to set the port to 993)

  • Enter the required elements for sending your mails:
    • SMTP server:
    • Security type: SSL/TLS (Remember to set the port to 465)
    • Check that “require identification” be tick

  • Configure the options to your convenience. The default options are quite correct.

  • Set the account name and your name as you like.

You can now use your e-mail account on your Android smartphone.