No ‘Compose’ option on email Inbox screen: T-Mobile myTouch by Huawei

Understanding the Issue

What happens and why


There is no Compose icon or option on the email Inbox screen. You may have difficulty initiating a new outgoing email message.



Help & How to

Resolution steps

To resolve this issue, update your device software to the latest version.



To compose a new email, perform the following:


  1. From the email Inbox screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Compose.