Email accounts: Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1

Learn how to add email accounts on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1.

 

 

 

 

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 Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts and sync.
  4. Tap Add account in the top right corner.
  5. Tap Email.
  6. Enter your email address and password.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. If the account cannot be set up automatically, perform the following:
    1. Tap Manual setup.
    2. Tap one of the following options:
      • POP3 account
      • IMAP account
      • Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync
    3. Edit incoming email configuration settings, as necessary.
    4. Tap Next.
    5. Edit outgoing email configuration settings, as necessary.
    6. Tap Next .
  9. Set the email check frequency, retrieval size, and notification options, as desired.
  10. Tap Next .
  11. Enter an account name (optional).
  12. Enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  13. Tap Done.

 

 

Add a Gmail account

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
    Note: If you have already added an email account, tap the Menu icon, tap Settings and then tap Add account.
  3. Choose one of the following options:
    • Existing
      1. Enter your Google mail username.
      2. Tap Next on the keyboard.
      3. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
      1. Tap Done.
    • New
      1. Tap the First field and enter your first name.
      2. Tap Next.
      3. Tap the Last field and enter your last name.
      4. Tap Done.
      5. Enter your desired email user name that will be checked for availability.
      6. Tap Done.
      7. Tap the Enter a password field and enter a password.
      8. Tap Next.
      9. Tap the Confirm password field and re-enter the password.
      10. Tap Done.
      11. Tap the Security Question drop-down menu.
      12. Tap the desired security question.
      13. Tap the Answer field and enter your answer.
      14. Tap the Recovery Address field and enter a backup email address.
      15. Tap Next.
      16. Review the Google Terms of Service and tap I agree, Next.
      17. If prompted, enter the security word you see in the picture.
      18. Tap Next.
      19. Tap Done.
      20. Read the Terms of Service and then tap I accept. Create my account.

 

 

Delete an email account

 

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts and sync.
  4. Tap the account you want to remove.
  5. Tap Delete account in the top right.