Email: LG Optimus L9

    Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the LG Optimus L9. Find out more on this page:

     

    Account

    Inbox

    Message

     

     

    Account

    Add an email account manually

    To set up an email account and manually enter the settings, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap Accounts & sync.
    4. Tap Add account.
    5. Tap Email.
    6. Tap Other.
    7. Enter your Email address and Password.
    8. If necessary, update your username.
    9. Tap Manual.
    10. Tap either IMAP4 or POP3.
    11. Tap Next.
      Incoming server settings
    12. Enter your POP/IMAP server into into the field.
    13. Tap the Security type field and then tap one of the following options:
      • Off
      • SSL
      • TLS
    14. Tap the Port number field and enter the port number.
    15. Tap Next.
      Outgoing server settings
    16. Enter your SMTP server into the field.
    17. Tap the Security type field and then tap one of the following options:
      • Off
      • SSL
      • TLS
    18. Tap the Port number field and enter the port number.
    19. Verify your Username and password. Tap Next.
    20. If necessary, update the Account name or My name fields.
    21. Tap Done.

     

     

    Add a Gmail account

    To set up a Gmail email account, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Gmail.
      Note: If you have already logged in to another Gmail account, tap the Menu key > tap Settings > tap Add account.
    3. Tap Existing.
      Note: Tap New to create a new Gmail account.
    4. Enter the required information and tap the Next arrow.
    5. Tap OK.
    6. Tap the Next arrow.
    7. Tap Finish.

     

     

    Delete an email account

    To delete an email account, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
    2. Tap System settings.
    3. Tap Accounts & sync.
    4. Tap the desired account (for example, Email or Google).
    5. At the top of the screen, tap your email address.
    6. Tap the Menu key.
    7. Tap Remove account.
    8. Tap OK.

     

     

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    Inbox

    Incoming email notification

    To turn on and turn off email notifications, follow these steps:

     

    Email

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. Tap the Menu key.
    4. Tap Account settings.
    5. Tap Entire settings.
    6. Tap Notifications to select or clear the Check box and enable or disable email notifications.
    7. If enabled, tap to modify the following email alert settings:
      • Notification sound
      • Vibrate
      • Email permissible range

    Gmail

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Gmail.
    3. Tap the Menu key.
    4. Tap Settings.
    5. Tap the account you want to modify.
    6. Tap to select or clear the Notifications check box to enable or disable Gmail notifications.
    7. Tap Sound & vibrate to adjust ringtone, vibration and notification frequency settings.

      Note: Notifications must be enabled to adjust the step 7 settings.

     

     

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    Message

    Attach a file and send an email

    To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

     

    Email

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. If necessary, open the email account you want to use.
    4. Tap the Compose icon.
    5. Tap the To field.
    6. Enter the email address or contact name.
    7. Tap the Subject field.
    8. Enter a subject.
    9. Tap the message field and enter the text of your email.
    10. Tap the Attach (paper clip) icon.
    11. Select from the following options:
      • Picture
      • Take photo
      • Video
      • Record video
      • Audio
      • Record voice
      • Contact
      • Schedule
      • Email
      • File
    12. Tap Send.

    Gmail

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Gmail.
    3. If necessary, select the desired Gmail account from the drop-down menu.
    4. Tap the Compose gmail compose icon.jpg icon.
    5. In the To field, enter a contact's name and tap the pop-up when it appears or else enter the recipient's email address.
    6. If necessary, enter a Subject or an email message in the Compose email field.
    7. Tap the Menu key.
    8. Tap Attach picture or Attach video.
    9. Tap the album containing the file you want to attach.

     

     

    Delete emails

    To delete email messages, follow these steps:

     

    Email

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. If necessary, open the email account you want to use.
    4. Tap the check box next to the email(s) you want to delete.
    5. Tap Delete.

    Gmail

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Gmail.
    3. If necessary, select the desired Gmail account from the drop-down menu.
    4. Tap the check box next to the email(s) you want to delete.
    5. Tap the Trash can icon to delete.

     

     

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