Email accounts: Samsung Galaxy S II

Learn how to add email accounts on the Samsung Galaxy S II.

 

 

 

 

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 Application.
  2. Tap Email.
    • Note: If you have already set up an email account, tap the Menu key and then Settings, then the Add icon.
  3. Enter your email address and password.
  4. Tap Next.
  5. Tap to adjust the desired account options. Tap Next.
  6. Tap to enter an account name (optional) and your name (mandatory).
  7. Tap Done.

 

 

Add a Gmail account

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Application.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap Existing.
    Note: You can also tap Create and follow the on-screen instructions to create a new Google account.
  4. Enter your username and password.
  5. Tap the Next arrow and then tap OK.
  6. Read the 'Backup and restore' message and tap the Next arrow.
  7. Tap either Sync options or Sync once.

 

 

Delete an email account

 

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Application.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Trashcan icon.
  6. Tap the desired email account to be deleted to select the check box.
  7. Tap Delete.
  8. Tap Delete again to confirm.