Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8.0) - Add a Personal Email Account
From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
Navigate: Settings > Accounts and backup > Accounts.
Tap Add account.
Select the appropriate account type:
Enter the email address then tap NEXT (lower-right).
Enter the password then tap Sign in.
If presented, enter the appropriate info (e.g., USERNAME, PASSWORD, SERVER, etc.) then tap NEXT.
If not presented, skip to step 8.
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.
If presented, enter the appropriate info (e.g., SMTP server, PORT, SERVER, etc.) then tap NEXT.
Configure account options (e.g., Sync frequency, Inbox download size, etc.) as desired then tap NEXT.
Depending upon the email account type, the available options may vary
Enter an account name (optional) then tap NEXT.
If presented, ensure a name is entered for outgoing messages.