LG G5 - Add a Personal Email Account

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Accounts.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap ADD ACCOUNT (located at the bottom right).
  3. Tap Email then select the provider (e.g., AOL, Verizon.net, Other, etc.).
  4. Enter the appropriate info (e.g., Email address, Password, etc.) then tap NEXT.
    Note If not presented with manual setup, account setup has completed. Skip to step 6.
  5. For manual setup enter the the following settings:
    1. Enter the appropriate account type (e.g., POP3, IMAP4, etc.) then tap NEXT.
    2. Enter the desired incoming server name, security type (e.g., SSL, TLS, etc.), and port number 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.
    3. Enter the desired outgoing server name, security type, and port number then tap NEXT.
      Note Ensure 'Sign-in required' is turned on.
  6. If presented with items to sync, select the options by turning the switch(es) On Switch On icon and Off Switch Off icon.
  7. Enter the appropriate info (e.g., Account name, Your Name, etc.) then tap Done.
    Note Depending upon the email account type, the available options may vary.
  8. If presented with access rights questions, tap Allow or Deny as preferred.

Note Check out this interactive demo for more info.

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