LG G6

LG G6

Android 7.0

Set up your LG G6 Android 7.0 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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1. Find "Accounts & sync"

Press Settings.

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1. Find "Accounts & sync"

Press General.

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1. Find "Accounts & sync"

Press Accounts & sync.

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2. Create new email account

Press ADD ACCOUNT.

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2. Create new email account

Press E-mail.

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2. Create new email account

Press Other.

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3. Enter email address

Press the field below “E-MAIL ADDRESS“ and key in your email address.

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4. Enter password

Press the field below "PASSWORD" and key in the password for your email account.

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4. Enter password

Press NEXT.

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4. 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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5. Select server type

Press IMAP4.

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5. Select server type

Press NEXT.

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6. Enter incoming server

Press the field below "IMAP4 SERVER" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

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7. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".

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7. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press Off to turn off the function.

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8. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "PORT NUMBER" and key in 143.

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9. Enter username

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

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9. Enter username

Press NEXT.

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10. 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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11. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".

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11. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press Off to turn off the function.

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12. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "PORT NUMBER" and key in 25.

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13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the indicator next to "Sign-in required" to turn on the function.

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13. Turn on SMTP authentication

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

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13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the field below "PASSWORD" and key in the password for your email account.

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13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press NEXT.

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14. Select setting for email message synchronisation

Press Sync schedule.

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14. Select setting for email message synchronisation

Press the required setting.

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14. Select setting for email message synchronisation

Press NEXT.

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15. Enter email account name

Press the field below "ACCOUNT NAME" and key in the required name.

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16. Enter sender name

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

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16. Enter sender name

Press DONE.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press E-mail.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press Email settings.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press the required email account.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press the indicator next to "New e-mails" to turn the function on or off.

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18. Turn on email message synchronisation

Press the indicator next to "Auto-sync email" to turn on the function.

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19. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Accounts & sync"

Press Settings.
Press General.
Press Accounts & sync.

2. Create new email account

Press ADD ACCOUNT.
Press E-mail.
Press Other.

3. Enter email address

Press the field below “E-MAIL ADDRESS“ and key in your email address.

4. Enter password

Press the field below "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 IMAP4.
Press NEXT.

6. Enter incoming server

Press the field below "IMAP4 SERVER" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

7. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".
Press Off to turn off the function.

8. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "PORT NUMBER" and key in 143.
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9. Enter username

Press the field below "USERNAME" and key in the username for your email account.
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. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "SECURITY TYPE".
Press Off to turn off the function.

12. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "PORT NUMBER" and key in 25.
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13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the indicator next to "Sign-in required" to turn on the function.
Press the field below "USERNAME" and key in the username for your email account.
Press the field below "PASSWORD" and key in the password for your email account.
Press NEXT.

14. Select setting for email message synchronisation

Press Sync schedule.
Press the required setting.
Press NEXT.

15. Enter email account name

Press the field below "ACCOUNT NAME" and key in the required name.

16. Enter sender name

Press the field below "YOUR NAME" and key in the required sender name.
Press DONE.

17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press E-mail.
Press Email settings.
Press the required email account.
Press the indicator next to "New e-mails" to turn the function on or off.

18. Turn on email message synchronisation

Press the indicator next to "Auto-sync email" to turn on the function.

19. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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