Motorola Moto G

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Set up your phone for email - Motorola Moto G

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You can set up your phone to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. Remember, you need to set up your phone for internet.

Step 1 of 29

Open the email application

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 29

Open the email application

Press Email.

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Step 3 of 29

Enter email address

Key in your email address.

If an email account has been created already, do the following instead:
Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press ADD ACCOUNT.
Key in your email address.
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Enter password

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

If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Step 5 of 29

Enter password

Press Next.

If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Step 6 of 29

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 "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 110

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Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

Step 11 of 29

Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

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 the name of your email provider's outgoing server.

Step 16 of 29

Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25

Step 17 of 29

Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

Step 18 of 29

Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None.

Step 19 of 29

Turn on SMTP authentication

Press Require sign-in until the display tells you that the function is turned on.

Step 20 of 29

Turn on SMTP authentication

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

Step 21 of 29

Turn on SMTP authentication

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

Step 22 of 29

Turn on SMTP authentication

Press Next.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Inbox check frequency".

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Never or the required period.

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Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Next.

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Enter email account name

Key in a name for your 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.

Step 28 of 29

Finish setup

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

Step 29 of 29

Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.

1. Open the email application

Press the menu icon.
Press Email.

2. Enter email address

Key in your email address.
If an email account has been created already, do the following instead:
Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press ADD ACCOUNT.
Key in your email address.
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3. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.
Press Next.
If the display tells you that your email account has been set up, follow the instructions on the display to select more settings and finish the setup.

4. Select server type

Press POP3.

5. Enter username

Key in the username for your email account.
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6. Enter incoming server

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

7. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 110

8. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

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

9. 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.

10. Enter outgoing server

Key in the name of your email provider's outgoing server.
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11. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25

12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

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

13. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press Require sign-in until the display tells you that the function is turned on.
Press the field below "Username" and key in your username for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press the field below "Password" and key in your password for your email provider's outgoing server.
Press Next.

14. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the drop down list below "Inbox check frequency".
Press Never or the required period.
Press Next.

15. Enter email account name

Key in a name for your email account
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16. Enter sender name

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

17. Finish setup

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

18. Return to the home screen

Press the home icon to return to the home screen.