Samsung Galaxy Tab A (8.0) - Email Account Password and Server Settings

To configure personal email server settings (e.g., password, server, etc.), follow these steps.

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Tap Email Email icon.
  3. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-left) then tap the Settings icon Settings icon.
  4. From the Accounts section, select the appropriate email address.
    Note Multiple accounts may appear.
  5. From the Advanced settings section, tap Server settings.
  6. From the Account section, edit any of the following:
    Note The available settings may vary depending upon the email account type.
    • Email address
    • User name
  7. From the Incoming server section, edit any of the following:
    • POP3/IMAP server
      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.
    • Security type
    • Port
    • IMAP path prefix
  8. From the Outgoing server section, edit any of the following:
    • SMTP server
    • Security type
    • Port
    • Require authentication to send emails.
      Note Selected when switch is on Switch on.
      Note If selected, ensure the username and password are entered correctly.
  9. Tap Done (located at the bottom).


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