Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

Set up your phone for POP3 email - Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc

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If you're using a POP3 email account in your email application on your computer, you can also set it up on your phone. Follow these instructions to set up your phone for POP3 email.
Please note that these instructions are based on a POP3 email account. If you have a web-based email account, such as Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail or Gmail, you need to use the settings for web-based email. Click here for information on how to the set up your phone for web-based email.

Step 1 of 59

Find "Access Point Names"

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 59

Find "Access Point Names"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 59

Find "Access Point Names"

Press Wireless & networks.

Step 4 of 59

Find "Access Point Names"

Press Mobile networks.

Step 5 of 59

Find "Access Point Names"

Press Access Point Names.

Step 6 of 59

Create new data connection

Press the Menu key.

Step 7 of 59

Create new data connection

Press New APN.

Step 8 of 59

Enter data connection name

Press Name.

Step 9 of 59

Enter data connection name

Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.

Step 10 of 59

Enter APN

Press APN.

Step 11 of 59

Enter APN

Key in live.vodafone.com and press OK.

Step 12 of 59

Enter country code

Press MCC.

Step 13 of 59

Enter country code

Key in 272 and press OK.

Step 14 of 59

Enter network code

Press MNC.

Step 15 of 59

Enter network code

Key in 01 and press OK.

Step 16 of 59

Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.

Step 17 of 59

Select authentication type

Press PAP.

Step 18 of 59

Select APN type

Press APN type.

Step 19 of 59

Select APN type

Key in default and press OK.

Step 20 of 59

Save and activate data connection

Press the Menu key.

Step 21 of 59

Save and activate data connection

Press Save.

Step 22 of 59

Save and activate data connection

Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to activate the data connection.

Step 23 of 59

Save and activate data connection

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

Step 24 of 59

Find "Email"

Press the menu icon.

Step 25 of 59

Find "Email"

Press Email.

Step 26 of 59

Create new email account

If email accounts have been created already:
Press the Menu key.

Step 27 of 59

Create new email account

Press Accounts.

Step 28 of 59

Create new email account

Press the Menu key.

Step 29 of 59

Create new email account

Press Add account.

Step 30 of 59

Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.

Step 31 of 59

Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account at your email provider.

Step 32 of 59

Enter password

Press Next.

Step 33 of 59

Select server type

Press POP3.

Step 34 of 59

Enter username

Press the field below Username and key in the username for your email account at your email provider.

Step 35 of 59

Enter incoming server

Press the field below POP3 server and key in the name or IP address of your email provider's incoming server.

Step 36 of 59

Enter incoming port

Press the field below Port and key in 110

Step 37 of 59

Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below Security type.

Step 38 of 59

Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press None.

Step 39 of 59

Select setting for deleting email messages from server

Press the drop down list below Delete email from server.

Step 40 of 59

Select setting for deleting email messages from server

Press the required setting.

Step 41 of 59

Select setting for deleting email messages from server

Press Next.

Step 42 of 59

Enter outgoing server

Press the field below SMTP server and key in mail.vodafone.ie

Step 43 of 59

Enter outgoing port

Press the field below Port and key in 25

Step 44 of 59

Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below Security type.

Step 45 of 59

Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None.

Step 46 of 59

Turn off SMTP authentication

Press Require sign-in to turn off SMTP authentication.

Step 47 of 59

Turn off SMTP authentication

When the box next to the menu item is empty, SMTP authentication is turned off.

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Turn off SMTP authentication

Press Next.

Step 49 of 59

Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press the drop down list below Inbox check frequency.

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Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press Never or the required period.

Step 51 of 59

Select default email account

Press Send email from this account by default to select a default email account.

Step 52 of 59

Select default email account

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

Step 53 of 59

Turn email message alert on or off

Press Notify when email arrives to turn the function on or off.

Step 54 of 59

Turn email message alert on or off

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

Step 55 of 59

Turn email message alert on or off

Press Next.

Step 56 of 59

Enter email account name

Press the field below Give this account a name (optional) and key in a name for your email account (such as Private or Work).

Step 57 of 59

Enter sender name

Press the field below Your name (displayed on outgoing messag.) and key in the required sender name.

Step 58 of 59

Retrieve email messages

Press Done.
Wait while your phone retrieves new email messages.

Step 59 of 59

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Access Point Names"

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless & networks.
Press Mobile networks.
Press Access Point Names.

2. Create new data connection

Press the Menu key.
Press New APN.

3. Enter data connection name

Press Name.
Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.

4. Enter APN

Press APN.
Key in live.vodafone.com and press OK.

5. Enter country code

Press MCC.
Key in 272 and press OK.

6. Enter network code

Press MNC.
Key in 01 and press OK.

7. Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.
Press PAP.

8. Select APN type

Press APN type.
Key in default and press OK.

9. Save and activate data connection

Press the Menu key.
Press Save.
Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to activate the data connection.
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

10. Find "Email"

Press the menu icon.
Press Email.

11. Create new email account

If email accounts have been created already:
Press the Menu key.
Press Accounts.
Press the Menu key.
Press Add account.

12. Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.

13. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account at your email provider.
Press Next.

14. Select server type

Press POP3.

15. Enter username

Press the field below Username and key in the username for your email account at your email provider.

16. Enter incoming server

Press the field below POP3 server and key in the name or IP address of your email provider's incoming server.

17. Enter incoming port

Press the field below Port and key in 110

18. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below Security type.
Press None.

19. Select setting for deleting email messages from server

Press the drop down list below Delete email from server.
Press the required setting.
Press Next.

20. Enter outgoing server

Press the field below SMTP server and key in mail.vodafone.ie

21. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below Port and key in 25

22. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below Security type.
Press None.

23. Turn off SMTP authentication

Press Require sign-in to turn off SMTP authentication.
When the box next to the menu item is empty, SMTP authentication is turned off.
Press Next.

24. Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press the drop down list below Inbox check frequency.
Press Never or the required period.

25. Select default email account

Press Send email from this account by default to select a default email account.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

26. Turn email message alert on or off

Press Notify when email arrives to turn the function on or off.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
Press Next.

27. Enter email account name

Press the field below Give this account a name (optional) and key in a name for your email account (such as Private or Work).

28. Enter sender name

Press the field below Your name (displayed on outgoing messag.) and key in the required sender name.

29. Retrieve email messages

Press Done.
Wait while your phone retrieves new email messages.

30. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
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