Email: T-Mobile myTouch by Huawei

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the T-Mobile myTouch. 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 any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the desired email provider.
  4. Enter your user name or email address.
  5. Note: If you tapped Gmail, Yahoo, or Windows LIve, your phone automatically enters your @ email address (for example, ‘@gmail’)
  6. Tap the Password field.
  7. Enter your password.
  8. Tap Next.
      Note: The email server automatically completes account setup for standard Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo!, and Windows Live POP3 and IMAP accounts. Therefore, skip to step #13 if necessary.
  9. If desired, tap Every 15 minutes to adjust the Inbox checking frequency.
  10. If desired tap Send email from this account by default to select or clear check box and enable or disable.
  11. If desired tap Notify me when email arrives to select or clear check box and enable or disable.
  12. Tap Next.
  13. If desired, enter an account name.
  14. Enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages (mandatory).
  15. Tap Done.

 

 

Add a [BlackBerry, Gmail, Live] account

To set up a [Blackberry, Gmail, Live] email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Review tips for adding a Google account and tap Next.
  4. Tap Sign in.
    • Note: You can also tap Create and follow the on-screen instructions to create a new Google account.
  5. Tap the Username field to open the on-screen keyboard.
  6. Enter your username.
  7. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
  8. Tap the Back key to close the on-screen keyboard, if necessary.
  9. Tap Sign in.
  10. Tap Next.
  11. Tap Finish setup.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Accounts.
  6. Touch and hold the email account you want to delete.
  7. Tap Remove account.
  8. Tap OK.

Delete Gmail account

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts & sync.
  4. Tap the email account you want to delete.
  5. Tap Sign out.
  6. Tap Sign out again

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Email.
    • Note: If the email account you want to edit is not the Inbox currently displayed, tap the account name in the top right corner of the screen and then tap the desired account.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap More.
  5. Tap Account Settings.
  6. Under Notification settings, tap to select or clear the Email notifications check box.
  7. Tap Select ringtone.
  8. Tap the desired sound and tap OK.
  9. Tap Vibrate.
  10. Tap one of the following options:
    • Always
    • Only in Silent
    • Never
  11. Tap the desired vibrate setting.

Turn on or turn off Gmail alerts

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. If necessary, tap to enter a Gmail account.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap More.
  6. Tap Settings.
  7. Tap the desired account.
  8. Under Notification settings, tap to select or clear the Email notifications check box.

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Email.
    • Note: If the email account you want to use is not the Inbox currently displayed, tap the account name in the top right corner of the screen and then tap the desired account.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. At the top of the screen, tap New message.
  5. At To, enter the recipient’s email address, or tap the Add contact icon to select a recipient in your contacts.
  6. Tap the Menu key.
  7. Tap Add attachment.
  8. Locate and tap the file you want to attach.
  9. When done, tap Send.

Add attachment to Gmail

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Note: If the email account you want to use is not the Inbox currently displayed, tap the account name in the top right corner of the screen and then tap the desired account.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Compose.
  6. At To, enter the recipient’s email address.
  7. Tap the Menu key.
  8. Tap Attach.
  9. Locate and tap the file you want to attach.
  10. If desired, tap Compose Mail and enter the text of your email.
  11. When done, tap the Send icon.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Email or Gmail.
    • Note: If the email account you want to use is not the Inbox currently displayed, tap the account name in the top right corner of the screen and then tap the desired account.
  3. Touch and hold the email message you want to delete and then tap Delete.

 

 

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