Email accounts: Blackberry Curve 8520

Learn how to add email accounts on the Blackberry Curve 8520.

 

 

 

 

Add an email account manually

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Setup Wizard.
  4. Scroll to and select Email Setup.
  5. Scroll to and select I want to create or add an email address.
  6. Scroll to Email address.
  7. Enter your e-mail address.
  8. Scroll to password.
  9. Enter your password.
    Note: Passwords are case sensitive.
  10. Scroll to and select Next.
  11. Select an account type, if prompted.
  12. Enter the following information, if prompted:
    • E-mail server: Enter the e-mail server address for the ISP (example, mail.ispname.com). Contact your ISP if you need more help.
    • Username: Username of the account.
    • Outlook Web Access URL: Enter the Web address for your Microsoft Outlook account.
    • Account Name: Enter the mailbox name for your Microsoft Outlook account.
    • Use SSL: Enable the Secure Sockets Layer encryption for retrieving messages from the account, if your ISP supports it.
  13. Scroll to and select Next.
  14. Select OK to confirm.

 

 

Add a Blackberry account

 

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

 

  1. From the main screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Manage Internet E-mail.
  4. Scroll to Create A BlackBerry Email Address and press the touchpad.
  5. Type the username that you want to appear before the @ symbol in your e-mail address.
    Note: The username must be 4 characters or longer.
  6. Scroll to Next and press the touchpad.
  7. Scroll to OK and press the touchpad.

 

 

Delete an email account

 

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Manage Internet Email.
  4. Scroll to and select the email address you want to delete.
  5. Select Delete.
  6. Select Yes to confirm.