LG G2 - Creating an IMAP Account

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The following steps will assist you in adding an e-mail account to
your LG G2 handset
:


1. From the Home screen, select the Apps tab (located at the bottom).

2. Select Settings followed by Add Account.

3. Select Email and then Other.

4. You will be prompted for the following information:
  • Email address: Enter your e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com).
  • Password: Enter the password for your account.
Select Manual setup.

5. Enter or configure the following information:
  • Account name: This is for your reference when going back to the account to adjust settings.
  • Your name: This is the display name people will see when you send a message to them.
  • Set as default Email account: Select this option only if the e-mail address which you are setting up is to be the primary address on your phone.
  • If you are asked the question What type of account is this? then select IMAP.
Select Done.

6. Enter the following information for your incoming mail settings:
  • User Name: Enter your full e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com).
  • Email: Enter your e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com).
  • POP3 incoming mail server: mail.yourdomain (e.g.: mail.example.com)
  • Port: 143
  • Security: None
  • Authentication: Password
  • Delete mail from server: Never
Select Next.

7. Enter the following information for your outgoing mail settings:
  • SMTP server: mail.yourdomain (e.g.: mail.example.com)
  • Port: 587
  • Security type: None
  • Require sign-in: Yes
  • Authentication method: Login
  • User name: Enter your full e-mail address (e.g.: mail@example.com).
  • Password: the password for this e-mail account.
Select Next.

8. From the Account section of the Settings screen, select Email followed by Email Settings. If prompted, select the e-mail account which you have just created.

9. You will be prompted to configure the following options:
  • Retrieval interval: this determins how often your phone will check for new messages.
  • Notifications: This can be either enabled or disabled, depending on whether you want your phone to notify you about new mail.
Note: Depending on the type of account which has been configured, one or more of these options may not be available.

10. Select Done
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