Email accounts: BlackBerry Bold 9780

Learn how to add email accounts on the BlackBerry Bold 9780.

 

 

 

 

Add an email account manually

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select All.
  2. Scroll to and select Setup.
  3. Scroll to and select E-mail Accounts.
  4. Select Internet Mail Account.
  5. If necessary,scroll to and select Set up another email account.
  6. Scroll to and select one of the following options:
    • Yahoo!
    • Gmail
    • AOL
    • Windows Live
    • Other
  7. Scroll to the Email address field and enter your password.
    • Note: Passwords are case sensitive.
  8. Scroll to and select Continue,
  9. Scroll to and select Change Settings.
  10. Make the changes you want and then scroll to and select Save.
  11. Scroll down to the Synchronize section.
    • Note: If you selected the Other category, you might not see the Synchronize section and might only be able to select Return to Setup or Set up another email account.
  12. Scroll to and select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the check boxes for items you can synchronize with your device, such as Contacts.
  13. Scroll to and select Continue.
  14. Select OK to complete the activation of the e-mail account.

 

 

Add a BlackBerry account

 

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select All.
  2. Scroll to and select Setup.
  3. Scroll to and select E-mail Accounts.
  4. Scroll to and select Internet Mail Account.
  5. If necessary, scroll to and select Set up another email account.
  6. Scroll to and select Create New Address (name@tmo.blackberry.net)
  7. In the User name field, enter the username that you want to appear before the @ symbol in your BlackBerry e-mail address.
    Note: The username must be 4 characters or longer.
  8. If the username you chose has already been taken, select one of the listed alternative names or enter a new username under Custom and then select Continue.
  9. Scroll to and select Change Settings.
  10. Make the changes you want and then scroll to and select Save.
  11. Scroll to and select Return to Setup.

 

 

Delete an email account

 

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Messages.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select Options.
  4. Scroll to and select Email Account Management.
  5. Scroll to and select the e-mail address you want to delete.
  6. Select Delete.
  7. Select Yes to confirm.