Email: T-Mobile myTouch 4G

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the T-Mobile myTouch 4G. 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 the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Mail.
  3. Touch Other (POP3/IMAP).
  4. Enter your e-mail address in the Email address field.
  5. Touch the Password field.
  6. Enter your password.
  7. Touch Next.
    Note: The e-mail server automatically completes account setup for standard Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo! POP3 and IMAP accounts.
  8. If desired, enter a name in the Account name field.
  9. Touch Finish setup.

 

 

Add a Gmail account

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

  1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Gmail.
  3. If desired, review What’s new in Gmail?.
  4. Touch OK.
  5. If prompted, review tips for adding a Google account.
  6. Touch Next.
  7. Touch Sign in.
  8. Touch the Username field.
  9. Enter your username in the form of username@gmail.com.
  10. Touch the Password field.
  11. Enter your password.
  12. Touch Done.
  13. Touch Sign in.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Mail.
  3. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  4. Touch Accounts list.
  5. Locate and touch the e-mail account you want to delete.
  6. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  7. Touch More
  8. Touch Settings.
  9. Touch Delete account.

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

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

  1. From the Home screen, touch the App DrawerApp+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Mail.
  3. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  4. Touch Accounts list.
  5. Locate and touch the e-mail account you want to edit.
  6. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  7. Touch More.
  8. Touch Settings.
  9. Touch Notification settings.
  10. Select from the following options:
    • Email notifications
    • Notification sound
    • Notification vibrate

 

Turn on or turn off Gmail alerts

  1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Gmail.
  3. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  4. Touch Accounts.
  5. Locate and touch the Gmail account you want to edit.
  6. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  7. Touch More.
  8. Touch Settings.
  9. Under Notification settings, touch to select and edit the following options:
    • Email notifications
    • Select ringtone
    • Vibrate

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Mail.
  3. If necessary, locate and select the e-mail account you want to use. See How to switch between e-mail accounts
  4. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  5. Touch Compose.
  6. Touch the To field.
  7. Enter the e-mail address or contact name.
    Note: Contacts appear as you enter text.
  8. If the contact appears, touch the contact.
  9. Touch the Subject field.
  10. Enter a subject.
  11. Touch the Compose Mail field.
  12. Enter the text of your e-mail.
  13. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
  14. Touch Attach.
  15. Locate and touch the file you want to attach.
  16. When finished, touch Send.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

  1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
  2. Touch Mail.
  3. If necessary, locate and select the e-mail account you want to use. See How to switch between e-mail accounts.
  4. Scroll to, touch, and hold the e-mail message you want to delete.
  5. Touch Delete.

 

 

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