BlackBerry KEY2

BlackBerry KEY2

Android 8.1

Set up your BlackBerry KEY2 Android 8.1 for IMAP email

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You can set up your phone to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. Using IMAP, your email messages are kept on the server and are synchronised between all of your devices. You're then able to access your email messages from other devices. To set up your phone for IMAP email, you need to set up your phone for internet.

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Find "Users & accounts"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

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Find "Users & accounts"

Press the settings icon.

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Find "Users & accounts"

Press Users & accounts.

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Create new email account

Press Add account.

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Create new email account

Press BlackBerry Hub+ Account.

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Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.

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Enter email address

Press NEXT.

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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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Enter password

If this screen is displayed, you email account has been recognised and set up automatically. Follow the instructions on the screen to key in more information and finish setting up your phone.

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Select server type

Press IMAP.

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Enter username

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

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Enter incoming server

Press the field below "Server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

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Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 143.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press None to turn off the function.

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press NEXT.

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Enter outgoing server

Press the field below "SMTP server" and key in the name of your email provider's outgoing server.

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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 to turn off the function.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the field next to "User sign-in required" to turn on the function.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the field below "Username" and key in the username for your email the email provider's outgoing server.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the field below "Password" and key in the password for your email provider's outgoing server.

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Turn on SMTP authentication

Press NEXT.

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Turn on email message synchronisation

Press the field next to "Sync emails from this account" to turn on the function.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Sync interval".

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required setting.

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Turn email message notifications on or off

Press the field next to "Email notifications" to turn the function on or off.

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Turn email message notifications on or off

Press NEXT.

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Enter email account name

Press the field below "Account display name" and key in the required name.

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Enter sender name

Press the field below "Your name" and key in the required sender name.

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Enter sender name

Press FINISHED.

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Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Users & accounts"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Users & accounts.

2. Create new email account

Press Add account.
Press BlackBerry Hub+ Account.

3. Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.
Press NEXT.

4. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
Press NEXT.
If this screen is displayed, you email account has been recognised and set up automatically. Follow the instructions on the screen to key in more information and finish setting up your phone.

5. Select server type

Press IMAP.

6. Enter username

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

7. Enter incoming server

Press the field below "Server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

8. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 143.
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9. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".
Press None to turn off the function.
Press NEXT.

10. Enter outgoing server

Press the field below "SMTP server" and key in the name of your email provider's outgoing server.

11. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25.
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12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".
Press None to turn off the function.

13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the field next to "User sign-in required" to turn on the function.
Press the field below "Username" and key in the username for your email the email provider's outgoing server.
Press the field below "Password" and key in the password for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press NEXT.

14. Turn on email message synchronisation

Press the field next to "Sync emails from this account" to turn on the function.

15. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Sync interval".
Press the required setting.

16. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press the field next to "Email notifications" to turn the function on or off.
Press NEXT.

17. Enter email account name

Press the field below "Account display name" and key in the required name.

18. Enter sender name

Press the field below "Your name" and key in the required sender name.
Press FINISHED.

19. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.