Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

Android 7.1

Set up your Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Android 7.1 for POP3 email

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You can set up your tablet to send and receive email messages from your email accounts. Using POP3, your email messages are retrieved to your tablet and at the same time they are deleted from the server. You're then not able to access your email messages from other devices. To set up your tablet for POP3 email, you need to set up your tablet for internet.

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1. Find "Cloud and accounts"

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

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1. Find "Cloud and accounts"

Press the settings icon.

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1. Find "Cloud and accounts"

Press Cloud and accounts.

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2. Create new email account

Press Add account.

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2. Create new email account

Press Email.

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3. Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.

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4. Enter password

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

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4. Enter password

Press SIGN IN.

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4. Enter password

If this screen is displayed, your 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 tablet.

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5. Select server type

Press POP3 account.

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6. Enter username

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

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7. Enter incoming server

Press the field below "POP3 server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

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8. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

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8. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

Press None.

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9. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 110.

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10. Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press the drop down list below "Delete email from server".

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10. Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press Never to keep email messages on the server when you delete them on your tablet.

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10. Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press When deleted from Inbox to delete email messages on the server when you delete them on your tablet.

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11. 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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12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press the drop down list below "Security type".

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12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

Press None to turn off the function.

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13. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25.

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14. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the indicator next to "Authentication required before sending emails" to turn on the function.

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14. Turn on SMTP authentication

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

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14. Turn on SMTP authentication

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

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14. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press SIGN IN.

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15. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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16. Find "Email"

Slide your finger upwards on the screen.

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16. Find "Email"

Press Samsung.

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16. Find "Email"

Press Email.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Slide your finger right starting from the left side of the screen.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press the settings icon.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press Notifications.

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17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Press the indicator next to the required email account to turn the function on or off.

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18. Turn on email message synchronisation

Slide your finger right starting from the left side of the screen.

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18. Turn on email message synchronisation

Press the settings icon.

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18. Turn on email message synchronisation

Press the indicator next to "Sync account" to turn on the function.

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19. Enter email account name

Press Account name.

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19. Enter email account name

Key in the required name for the email account and press OK.

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20. Enter sender name

Press Your name.

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20. Enter sender name

Key in the required sender name and press OK.

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21. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Sync schedule.

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21. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Set sync schedule.

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21. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press the required setting.

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22. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Cloud and accounts"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Cloud and accounts.

2. Create new email account

Press Add account.
Press Email.

3. Enter email address

Press Email address and key in your email address.

4. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account.
Press SIGN IN.
If this screen is displayed, your 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 tablet.

5. Select server type

Press POP3 account.

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 "POP3 server" and key in the name of your email provider's incoming server.

8. Turn off encryption of incoming email messages

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

9. Enter incoming port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 110.
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10. Turn deletion of email messages on server on or off

Press the drop down list below "Delete email from server".
Press Never to keep email messages on the server when you delete them on your tablet.
Press When deleted from Inbox to delete email messages on the server when you delete them on your tablet.

11. Enter outgoing server

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

12. Turn off encryption of outgoing email messages

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

13. Enter outgoing port

Press the field below "Port" and key in 25.
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14. Turn on SMTP authentication

Press the indicator next to "Authentication required before sending emails" to turn on the function.
Press the field below "Username" and key in the username of your email provider's outgoing server.
Press the field below "Password" and key in the username of your email provider's outgoing server.
Press SIGN IN.

15. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

16. Find "Email"

Slide your finger upwards on the screen.
Press Samsung.
Press Email.

17. Turn email message notifications on or off

Slide your finger right starting from the left side of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Notifications.
Press the indicator next to the required email account to turn the function on or off.

18. Turn on email message synchronisation

Slide your finger right starting from the left side of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press the indicator next to "Sync account" to turn on the function.

19. Enter email account name

Press Account name.
Key in the required name for the email account and press OK.

20. Enter sender name

Press Your name.
Key in the required sender name and press OK.

21. Select setting for retrieval of new email messages

Press Sync schedule.
Press Set sync schedule.
Press the required setting.

22. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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