Basic use

Set up your phone for POP3 email

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, 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.

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Find "Access Point Names"
Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Wireless & networks.
Press Mobile networks.
Press Network Settings.
Press Access Point Names.
Create new data connection
Press the Menu key.
Press New APN.
Enter data connection name
Press Name.
Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.
Enter APN
Press APN.
Key in live.vodafone.com and press OK.
An APN is used to create a data connection.
Enter country code
Press MCC.
Key in 272 and press OK.
Enter network code
Press MNC.
Key in 01 and press OK.
Select authentication type
Press Authentication type.
Press PAP.
Select APN type
Press APN type.
Key in default and press OK.
Save and activate data connection
Press the Menu key.
Press Save.
Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to fill in the field.
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
Find "Email"
Press the menu icon.
Press Email.
Create new email account
If you're not in the accounts list:
Press the Menu key.
Press More.
Press Accounts.
Press the Menu key.
Press Add account.
Press Others.
Enter email address
Key in your email address.
Enter password
Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
Press Next.
Select server type
Press POP3.
Enter username
Press the field below Username and key in the username for your email account.
Enter incoming server
Press the field below POP3 server and key in the name of your email provider's incoming email server.
Enter incoming port
Press the field below Port and key in 110
Turn off encryption of incoming email messages
Press the drop down list below Security type.
Press None.
Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off
Press the drop down list below Delete email from server.
Press Never or When I delete from Inbox.
Enter outgoing server
Press the field below SMTP server and key in mail.vodafone.ie
Enter outgoing port
Press the field below Port and key in 25
Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages
Press the drop down list below Security type.
Press None.
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.
Select setting for retrieving new email messages
Press the drop down list below Inbox checking frequency.
Press the required period.
Press Next.
Enter sender name
Key in the required sender name.
Enter account name
Press the field below Give this account a name (optional) and key in the required name.
Retrieve email messages
Press Done.
Wait while your phone retrieves new email messages.
Exit
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
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