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Set up your phone for email : Huawei P8 Lite

You can set up your phone to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. To set up your phone for email, you need to set up your phone for internet.

1. Find "Accounts"

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press All.
Press Accounts.

2. Create new email account

Press Add account.
Press Personal (POP3).

3. Enter email address

Press the field below "Enter your email address" and key in your email address.
Press NEXT.

4. Enter password

Press the field below "Password" and key in the password for your email account.
Press NEXT.
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 phone.

5. Enter username

Press the field below "USERNAME" and key in the username for your email account.

6. Enter incoming server

Press the field below "SERVER" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

7. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "PORT" and key in 110.

8. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".
Press None to turn off the function.

9. Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press the drop down list below "Delete emails from server".
Press Never to keep email messages on the server when you delete them on your phone.
Press When I delete from Inbox to delete email messages on the server when you delete them on your phone.
Press NEXT.

10. Enter outgoing server

Press the field below "SMTP SERVER" and key in your email provider's outgoing server.

11. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "PORT" and key in 25.

12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".
Press None to turn off the function.

13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press Require sign-in to turn on the function.
Press the field below "USERNAME" and key in the username for your email account.
Press the field next to "Password" and key in the password for your email account.
Press NEXT.

14. Select settings for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Sync frequency".
Press the required setting.

15. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press Notify me when emails arrive to turn the function on or off.

16. Turn email message synchronisation on or off

Press Sync emails from this account to turn the function on or off.
Press NEXT.

17. Enter email account name

Press the field below "Account name (optional)".

18. Enter sender name

Press Your name and key in the required sender name.
Press NEXT.

19. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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