Email accounts: T-Mobile Prism II

Learn how to add email accounts on the T-Mobile Prism 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 the Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Scroll to 'ACCOUNTS,' and then tap Add account.
  4. Tap Email.
  5. Enter your email address and password.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Select a frequency option from the drop-down menu.
  8. Select or clear the following settings:
    • Make this your default account for sending email
    • Notify me when email arrives
    • Sync email from this account
    • Automatically download attachments when connected to Wi-Fi
  9. Tap Next.
  10. If necessary, edit your display name and your account name.
  11. Tap Next. Your email setup is complete.

 

 

Add a Gmail account

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Gmail.
  3. Perform one of the following actions:
    • Sign in to an existing Gmail account
      1. Tap Existing.
      2. Enter your email and password.
      3. Tap Done.
      4. Review the Terms of Services screen, and then tap OK.
      5. Select or clear the backup option, and then tap the Next arrow.
        Note: After synchronization is complete your Inbox will load.
    • Create a new Gmail account
      1. Tap New.
      2. Enter your first name, then tap Next.
      3. Enter your last name, then tap Done.
      4. Enter the desired username, then tap Done.
      5. Enter a password for the account, then tap Next.
      6. Re-type the password, then tap Done.
      7. Choose a security question from the drop-down menu.
      8. Enter a security answer, then enter a recovery email address.
      9. When finished, tap Done.
      10. Select one of the following:
        • Join Google+
        • Not now 
      11. Follow the remaining on-screen prompts to complete new account setup.

 

 

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. Scroll to 'ACCOUNTS' and then tap Email.
  4. Select the account you want to delete.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Remove account.
  7. Tap Remove account again.