Sony Xperia Mint

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Set up your phone for web-based email - Sony Xperia Mint

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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 "Access Point Names"

Press the menu icon.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press Settings.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press More....

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press Mobile networks.

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Find "Access Point Names"

Press Access Point Names.

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Create new data connection

Press the menu icon.

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Create new data connection

Press New APN.

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Enter data connection name

Press Name.

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Enter data connection name

Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.

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Enter APN

Press APN.
If you're on a pay monthly price plan:
Key in wap.vodafone.co.uk

An APN is used to establish a data connection.
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Enter APN

If you're on a pay as you go or VOXI price plan:
Key in pp.vodafone.co.uk
Press OK.

An APN is used to establish a data connection.
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Enter username

Press Username.

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Enter username

Key in wap and press OK.

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Enter password

Press Password.

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Enter password

Key in wap and press OK.

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Enter country code

Press MCC.

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Enter country code

Key in 234 and press OK.

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Enter network code

Press MNC.

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Enter network code

Key in 15 and press OK.

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Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.

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Select authentication type

Press None.

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Select APN type

Press APN type.

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Select APN type

Key in default and press OK.

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Save and activate data connection

Press the menu icon.

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Save and activate data connection

Press Save.

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Save and activate data connection

Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to activate the data connection.

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Save and activate data connection

When the field is marked, the data connection is activated.

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Save and activate data connection

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

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Find "Email"

Press the menu icon.

If email accounts have been created already, press the name of the active account at the top of the display. Press Add account.
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Find "Email"

Press Email.

If email accounts have been created already, press the name of the active account at the top of the display. Press Add account.
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Create new email account

Press Other email account.

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Enter email address

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 password

Press Next.
The email account is created.

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Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press the drop down list below Inbox check frequency.

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Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press Manual or the required setting.

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Select default email account

Press Send email from this account by default to turn the function on or off.

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Select default email account

When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.

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Select default email account

Press Next.

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Enter email account name

Press the field below Set account name (optional) and key in a name for the email account.

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Enter sender name

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

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Retrieve email messages

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

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Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Access Point Names"

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press More....
Press Mobile networks.
Press Access Point Names.

2. Create new data connection

Press the menu icon.
Press New APN.

3. Enter data connection name

Press Name.
Key in Vodafone Mail and press OK.

4. Enter APN

Press APN.
If you're on a pay monthly price plan:
Key in wap.vodafone.co.uk
An APN is used to establish a data connection.
If you're on a pay as you go or VOXI price plan:
Key in pp.vodafone.co.uk
Press OK.
An APN is used to establish a data connection.

5. Enter username

Press Username.
Key in wap and press OK.

6. Enter password

Press Password.
Key in wap and press OK.

7. Enter country code

Press MCC.
Key in 234 and press OK.

8. Enter network code

Press MNC.
Key in 15 and press OK.

9. Select authentication type

Press Authentication type.
Press None.

10. Select APN type

Press APN type.
Key in default and press OK.

11. Save and activate data connection

Press the menu icon.
Press Save.
Press the field next to Vodafone Mail to activate the data connection.
When the field is marked, the data connection is activated.
Press the home icon to return to standby mode.

12. Find "Email"

Press the menu icon.
If email accounts have been created already, press the name of the active account at the top of the display. Press Add account.
Press Email.
If email accounts have been created already, press the name of the active account at the top of the display. Press Add account.

13. Create new email account

Press Other email account.

14. Enter email address

Key in your email address (such as name@provider.com).
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15. Enter password

Press Password and key in the password for your email account at your email provider.
Press Next.
The email account is created.

16. Select setting for retrieving new email messages

Press the drop down list below Inbox check frequency.
Press Manual or the required setting.

17. Select default email account

Press Send email from this account by default to turn the function on or off.
When the box next to the menu item is ticked (V), the function is turned on.
Press Next.

18. Enter email account name

Press the field below Set account name (optional) and key in a name for the email account.

19. Enter sender name

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

20. Retrieve email messages

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

21. Exit

Press the home icon to return to standby mode.