Setting up an IMAP account on a Nexus Android phone or tablet

The following steps are required to configure email on most Google branded Android phones or tablets:

1.    Locate your Settings icon within your App Drawer.

2.    Within Settings, scroll down and select Add Account.

3.    Select Email from within the Add account section.

4. Enter your full email address and password.  Then, select Next

5. Select IMAP on the Account setup screen

6. Enter the following information for Account setup:

  • Username: Your complete email address
  • Password:  Your email address password
  • IMAP server:
  • Port: 993
  • Security type: SSL/TLS

Then, click Next.

7. Enter the following information for 2nd portion of Account setup:

  • SMTP server:
  • Port: 465
  • Security type: SSL/TLS
  • Require sign-in: Must be check-marked
  • Username: Your complete email address
  • Password: Your email address password

Then, click Next

8. Click Next on this screen.

9. Feel free to name your account and edit the display name, then select Next and the setup will be complete.

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