Email: Windows Phone 8X by HTC

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the Windows Phone 8X by HTC. Find out more on this page:

 

Account

Inbox

Message

 

 

Account

Add an email account manually

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap email+accounts.
  4. Tap add an account.
  5. Select the account type you want to add.
  6. Enter your email address and password.
  7. Tap sign in.
  8. Enter the name you want to appear on your outgoing messages.
  9. Tap sign in.

 

Note: A tile for your email account is automatically added to the bottom of the Start screen.

 

 

Add a Live account

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

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap email+accounts.
  4. Tap add an account.
  5. Tap Microsoft account.
  6. Tap next.
  7. Enter your email address and password.
  8. If necessary, clear the Allow Microsoft to email me information, tips and offers check box.
  9. Tap sign in.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap email+accounts.
  4. Touch and hold the account you want to delete.
  5. Tap delete.
  6. Tap delete again to confirm.

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

To turn on and turn off email notifications, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, touch the screen and slide left.
  2. Scroll down to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap ringtones+sounds.
  4. Scroll down to and tap the New email field.
  5. Choose one of the following options:
    • To turn on notifications, select the desired alert sound.
    • To turn off notifications, tap none.

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the tile for the desired email account.
  2. Tap the New message icon (Email_Compose.jpg).
  3. At 'To,' enter the recipient's email address.
    Note: You may also tap the Add icon to choose a contact from your phone book.
  4. Tap the Subject field, and then enter text for a subject.
  5. Tap the message field, and then enter the text of your email.
  6. Tap the Attach icon (Email_Attach.jpg).
  7. Navigate to and select the file you want attach.
  8. When finished, tap the Send icon (Email_Send.jpg).

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Start screen, tap the tile for the desired email account.
  2. Touch and hold the email message you want to delete.
  3. Tap delete.

 

 

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