Email: T-Mobile myTouch Q

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the T-Mobile myTouch Q. 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, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Email.

Note: If you have already setup another email account, view the accounts list (if necessary, touch the Back key) then touch the Menu key > touch Add account.  Touch Yahoo!, Windows Live, Hotmail, AOL (or other).

  1. Enter your email address and password.
  2. Touch Next.
    • Note: If the phone is unable to auto configure the account, you will be redirected to a screen to manually enter in the email account information. Contact the email provider for the settings.
  3. Touch Done.

 

 

Add a [BlackBerry, Gmail, Live] account

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Gmail.
    Note: If you have already set up at least one other Gmail account, touch the Menu key > touch Accounts > touch Add account.
  3. Touch Next.
  4. Touch Create or Sign in.
  5. Enter the required information and touch Sign in.
  6. Touch Next.
  7. Touch Finish.
  8. Touch Finish setup.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Mail or Gmail.
  3. Touch the Menu key.
  4. Touch More.
  5. Touch Accounts.
  6. Long touch the account you want to remove.
  7. Touch Remove account.

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

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

 

Email

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Email.
  3. If necessary, open the account you want to modify.
  4. Touch the Menu key.
  5. Touch More.
  6. Touch Settings.
  7. Touch General Settings.
  8. Touch to modify the following email alert settings:
    • Email notifications
    • Select ringtone
    • Vibrate

 

Gmail

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Gmail.
  3. Touch the Menu key.
  4. Touch More.
  5. Touch Settings.
  6. Touch the account you want to modify.
  7. Touch to select the Email notifications check box to enable or disable Status bar notifications.
  8. Touch Labels to notify.
  9. Select from the following options
    • Inbox
      1. Email notifications
      2. Ringtone
      3. Vibrate
      4. Notify once
    • Priority Inbox
      1. Email notifications
      2. Ringtone
      3. Vibrate
      4. Notify once
  10. Touch OK.

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

 

Email

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Email.
  3. If necessary, open the email account you want to use.
  4. Touch the Compose icon in the upper right corner of the screen.
  5. Touch the Back key to close the on-screen keyboard, if necessary.
  6. Touch Attach.
  7. Select from the following options:
    • Picture
    • Capture picture
    • Video
    • Capture video
    • Audio
    • Record Audio
    • Others

 

Gmail

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Gmail.
  3. If necessary, open the Gmail account you want to use.
  4. Touch the Menu key.
  5. Touch Compose.
  6. Touch the Menu key.
  7. Touch Attach.
  8. Touch the album containing the file you want to attach.
  9. Touch the file you want to attach.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

Email

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Email.
  3. If necessary, open the account you want to use.
  4. Touch the Menu key.
  5. Touch Delete.
  6. Touch to select the check box next to the message(s) you want to delete.
  7. Touch Delete.

 

Gmail

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Applications icon.
  2. Touch Gmail.
  3. If necessary, open the account you want to use.
  4. Touch to select the check box next to the message(s) you want to delete.
  5. Touch Delete.

 

 

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