Set Up E-mail on an Android Phone

Learn how to set up your 1&1 e-mail account on your Android samrtphone, allowing you to send and receive e-mails wherever you go.

The images used in this guide reflect Android OS 4.4 (KitKat).

Before you begin, you will need to Create an E-mail Account in Your Package.

Step 1

Find and click E-mail on your Android phone.


The Email icon is located on the apps page

Step 2

Enter your e-mail address and password and then press Next.


The basic settings screen

Step 3

Select IMAP.


The account type selection screen

Step 4

Enter the following incoming server information and press Next when finished:

Security typeSSL/TLS


The incoming server settings screen

Step 5

Enter the following outgoing server information and press Next when finished:

Require signinChecked
UsernameYour full e-mail address
PasswordYour e-mail address password


The outgoing server settings screen

Step 6

Give this account a name and enter Your name. It is suggested to use your e-maill address as the account name to differentiate it from any other e-mail accounts you may set up on your phone.


The final settings screen

Step 7

You can now click the Email icon again to access your 1&1 e-mail account on your phone.


The Email icon is found on the apps screen

The setup is complete. Your phone should download and display your recent e-mails in the application.


Your e-mails are displayed

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