Apple iPhone 4S iOS 5

Apple iPhone 4S

iOS 5

Set up your phone for web-based email - Apple iPhone 4S iOS 5

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You can send and retrieve email messages from a web-based email account, such as Hotmail, Yahoo! Mail and Gmail. Follow these instructions to set up your phone for web-based email.
Before you can set up your phone for web-based email, you need an account with the required email provider. If you don't have an account, you can set one up on the web page of the email provider.

Please note that the steps below are based on a web-based email account. If you have a POP3 email account, you need to use the settings for POP3 email. Click here for information on how to set up your phone for POP3 email.

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Find "Mobile Data Network"

Press Settings.

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Find "Mobile Data Network"

Press General.

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Find "Mobile Data Network"

Press Network.

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Find "Mobile Data Network"

Press Mobile Data Network.

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Enter APN

Press APN below Mobile Data.
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An APN (Access Point Name) is used to establish a connection from your phone to the internet.
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Enter username

Press Username below Mobile Data and key in wap

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Enter password

Press Password below Mobile Data and key in wap

Step 8 of 31

Find "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

Press Network.

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Find "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

Press General.

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Find "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

Press Settings.

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Find "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

Press Mail, Contacts, Calendars.

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Create new email account

Press Add Account....

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Create new email account

Press the required provider.

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Enter sender name

Press Name and key in the name you want to use as sender name in your email messages.

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Enter email address

Press Address and key in your email address (such as name@provider.com).

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Enter password

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

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Enter email account name

Press Description and key in a name for your email account (such as "Private" or "Work").

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Enter email account name

Press Next.

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Choose synchronisation settings

Press the indicator next to the required data type to turn synchronisation of the specific data types on or off.

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Choose synchronisation settings

Press Save.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Fetch New Data.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the indicator next to Push to turn the function on or off.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

If you turn off Push:

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required period or Manually.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

To select settings for a specific email account:
Press Advanced.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required email account.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Fetch or Manually.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Advanced.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Fetch New Data.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Mail... to save the settings.

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Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Mobile Data Network"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Network.
Press Mobile Data Network.

2. Enter APN

Press APN below Mobile Data.
If you're on a pay monthly price plan:
Key in wap.vodafone.co.uk
If you're on a pay as you go or VOXI price plan:
Key in pp.vodafone.co.uk
An APN (Access Point Name) is used to establish a connection from your phone to the internet.

3. Enter username

Press Username below Mobile Data and key in wap

4. Enter password

Press Password below Mobile Data and key in wap

5. Find "Mail, Contacts, Calendars"

Press Network.
Press General.
Press Settings.
Press Mail, Contacts, Calendars.

6. Create new email account

Press Add Account....
Press the required provider.

7. Enter sender name

Press Name and key in the name you want to use as sender name in your email messages.

8. Enter email address

Press Address and key in your email address (such as name@provider.com).

9. Enter password

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

10. Enter email account name

Press Description and key in a name for your email account (such as "Private" or "Work").
Press Next.

11. Choose synchronisation settings

Press the indicator next to the required data type to turn synchronisation of the specific data types on or off.
Press Save.

12. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Fetch New Data.
Press the indicator next to Push to turn the function on or off.
If you turn off Push:
Press the required period or Manually.
To select settings for a specific email account:
Press Advanced.
Press the required email account.
Press Fetch or Manually.
Press Advanced.
Press Fetch New Data.
Press Mail... to save the settings.

13. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.