Email: T-Mobile G2x

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the T-Mobile G2x. 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 Home screen, tap Email.
  2. Tap the Menu key.
  3. Tap Accounts.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Add account.
  6. Tap Others
  7. Enter the e-mail address and password for the account you want to add.
  8. If desired, tap to select Send email from this account by default.
  9. Tap Next.
    • Note: The e-mail server automatically completes account setup for standard Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo! POP3 and IMAP accounts.
  10. If desired, enter an account name.
  11. Enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  12. 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. Scroll to and tap Gmail.
    Note: If you have already set up another Gmail account, tap the Menu key > Accounts > Add account.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. Tap Create or Sign in.
  5. Enter the required data and tap Sign in.
  6. Tap Next.
  7. Tap Finish setup.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Applications.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Long touch the e-mail account you want to change.
  5. Tap Delete account.
  6. Tap OK.

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

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

 

E-mail

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap Email.
  2. If necessary, tap the Menu key, tap Accounts, and then scroll to and tap the account you want to edit.
  3. Locate and tap the e-mail account you want to edit.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Account settings.
  6. Under Notification settings, tap to select and edit the following options:
    1. Email notifications
    2. Select ringtone
    3. Vibrate

 

Gmail

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Locate and tap the e-mail account you want to edit.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap More.
  6. Tap Settings.
  7. Under Notification settings, tap to select and edit the following options:
    1. Email notifications
    2. Select ringtone
    3. Vibrate
    4. Notify once

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

 

Add attachment to E-mail

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Applications.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. If necessary, scroll to and tap the e-mail account you want to use.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Compose.
  6. Tap the To field.
  7. Enter the e-mail address or contact name.
    • Note: Contacts appear as you enter text.
  8. If the contact appears, tap the contact.
  9. Tap the Subject field.
  10. Enter a subject.
  11. Tap the Compose Mail field.
  12. Enter the text of your e-mail.
  13. Tap the Menu key.
  14. Tap Add attachment.
  15. Locate and tap the file you want to attach.
  16. When finished, tap Send.

 

  Add attachment to Gmail

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Applications.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. If necessary, scroll to and tap the Gmail account you want to use.
  4. Tap the Menu key.
  5. Tap Compose.
  6. Tap the To field.
  7. Enter the e-mail address or contact name.
    • Note: Contacts appear as you enter text.
  8. If the contact appears, tap the contact.
  9. Tap the Subject field.
  10. Enter a subject.Tap the Compose Mail field.
  11. Enter the text of your message.
  12. Tap the Menu key.
  13. Tap Attach.
  14. Locate and tap the file you want to attach.
  15. When finished, tap Send.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

E-mail

 

  1. From the main Home screen, tap Applications.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. If necessary, scroll to and tap the email account you want to use.
  4. Touch and hold the email message you want to delete.
  5. Tap Delete.

 

Gmail

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Applications.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. If necessary, scroll to and tap the email account you want to use.
  4. Touch and hold the email message you want to delete.
  5. Tap Delete.

 

 

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