PRIV™ by BlackBerry® - Add a Personal Email Account

Note For assistance with the BlackBerry Hub refer to Add an Account - BlackBerry Hub.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Accounts Accounts icon.
  2. Tap Add account Add icon.
  3. Tap Personal Gmail icon.
  4. Enter the email address then tap Next.
  5. Enter the password then tap Next.
  6. If presented, tap the appropriate account type (e.g., POP3, IMAP, etc.).
    Note If not presented, skip to step 9
  7. Enter the appropriate info (e.g., username, password, security type, etc.) then tap Next.
  8. Enter the appropriate info (e.g., SMTP server, port, security type, etc.) then tap Next.
    Note If you're not sure what your server info is, here are some common personal email server addresses. Contact your email provider if additional assistance is needed or your server info isn't listed.
  9. Configure account options as appropriate then tap Next.
    Note Depending upon the email account type, the available options may vary
  10. Enter an account name if desired then Next.
    Note If presented, ensure a name is entered for outgoing messages

Note Check out this interactive demo for more info.

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