Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Samsung Galaxy Nexus

Set up your phone for POP3 email - Samsung Galaxy Nexus

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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.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press the menu icon.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press Settings.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press More....

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press Mobile networks.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press Access Point Names.

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Create new data connection

Press the settings icon.

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Create new data connection

Press New APN.

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Enter data connection name

Press Name.

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Enter data connection name

Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.

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Enter APN

Press APN.
Key in live.vodafone.com

An APN is used to create a data connection.
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Enter APN

Press OK.

An APN is used to create a data connection.
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Enter country code

Press MCC.

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Enter country code

Key in 272 and press OK.

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Enter network code

Press MNC.

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Enter network code

Key in 01 and press OK.

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Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.

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Select authentication type

Press PAP.

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Select APN type

Press APN type.

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Select APN type

Key in default and press OK.

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Save and activate data connection

Press the settings icon.

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Save and activate data connection

Press Save.

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Save and activate data connection

Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to fill in the field.

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Save and activate data connection

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

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Find "Email"

Press the menu icon.

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Find "Email"

Press Email.

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Create new email account

If email accounts have been created already:
Press the settings icon.

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Create new email account

Press Settings.

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Create new email account

Press ADD ACCOUNT.

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Enter email address

Key in your email address.

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Enter password

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

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Enter password

Press Next.

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Select server type

Press POP3.

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Enter username

Key in the username for your email account.

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Enter incoming server

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

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Enter incoming port

Press the field below Port and key in 110

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Turn encryption of incoming email messages on or off

Press the drop down list below Security type.

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Turn encryption of incoming email messages on or off

Press None.

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press the drop down list below Delete email from server.

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Never or When I delete from Inbox.

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Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Next.

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Enter outgoing server

Key in mail.vodafone.ie

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Enter outgoing port

Press the field below Port and key in 25

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below Security type.

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Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None.

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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.

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Turn off SMTP authentication

Press Next.

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Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press the drop down list below Inbox checking frequency.

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Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press the required period.

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Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press Next.

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Enter email account name

Press the field below Give this account a name (optional) and key in a name for the email account.

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Enter sender name

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

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Retrieve email messages

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

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Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Access Point Names"

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press More....
Press Mobile networks.
Press Access Point Names.

2. Create new data connection

Press the settings icon.
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
An APN is used to create a data connection.
Press OK.
An APN is used to create a data connection.

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 settings icon.
Press Save.
Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to fill in the field.
Press the home icon 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 settings icon.
Press Settings.
Press ADD ACCOUNT.

12. Enter email address

Key in your email address.
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13. Enter password

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

14. Select server type

Press POP3.

15. Enter username

Key in the username for your email account.
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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 encryption of incoming email messages on or off

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

19. 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.
Press Next.

20. Enter outgoing server

Key in mail.vodafone.ie
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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 checking frequency.
Press the required period.
Press Next.

25. Enter email account name

Press the field below Give this account a name (optional) and key in a name for the email account.

26. Enter sender name

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

27. Retrieve email messages

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

28. Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.