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Set Up/Configure POP3/IMAP email account on Samsung Galaxy S5

Here are the steps to setup/configure POP3/IMAP email account on Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone.

       1. Touch Menu from the Home screen
       2. Go to Settings
       3. Select Accounts
       4. Touch Add Account to set up new account
       5. Select Email
       6. Enter your Email Address and Password
       7. Touch Next to continue
        
        Your device will then try to set up your email account and check your email server settings are available.

Hint:
If you select Manual Setup, your provider's settings will not be loaded automatically. This means you need to select the type of account. In this case, you have to select from POP3 account or IMAP account.

9. Enter your Incoming Server Settings, including your Username, Password, POP3 Server, Security Type, Port Number and Delete Email from Server settings.
10. Touch Next to proceed.
11. Wait for your device while it tries to connect to the incoming server using the settings you've entered.

Note:
If unsuccessful, you will be prompted with the message saying, "Edit Details." Verify and confirm your settings and try again.

If successful, you will be prompted with the Outgoing server settings screen. Fields you'll need to populate in this screen are SMTP server, Securiy Type, Port Number, Require Sign-In, Username and Password. Be sure to enter the correct information then touch Next to continue.

12. Your device will try to connect to the Outgoing Server using the settings you've entered.

Note:
If unsuccessful, you will be asked to Edit details. Verify and confirm your settings and try again.
If successful, you will be prompted with the Account options screen. Once you're done making selections, touch Next to continue.

13. You will be prompted with a message asking you to give a unique on-screen name for this Internet email account.

Hint:
The unique account name is used to differentiate this account from other active email accounts on your mobile device.

14. Enter a name you preferred to be displayed on your outgoing messages.

15. Touch Done to finish the setup process.

Congratulations! You now have set up a new POP3/IMAP email account for use on your Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone.

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