Email: Samsung Galaxy S II

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the Samsung Galaxy S II. 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 Application.
  2. Tap Email.
    • Note: If you have already set up an email account, tap the Menu key and then Settings, then the Addicon.
  3. Enter your email address and password.
  4. Tap Nex.
  5. Tap to adjust the desired account options. Tap Next.
  6. Tap to enter an account name (optional) and your name (mandatory).
  7. 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 Application.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap Existing.
    Note: You can also tap Create and follow the on-screen instructions to create a new Google account.
  4. Enter your username and password.
  5. Tap the Next arrow and then tap OK.
  6. Read the 'Backup and restore' message and tap the Next arrow.
  7. Tap either Sync options or Sync once.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Application.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Trashcan icon.
  6. Tap the desired email account to be deleted to select the check box.
  7. Tap Delete.
  8. 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 any Home screen, tap Application.
  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 left corner of the screen and then tap the desired account.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap your email address.
  6. Under Notification settings, tap to select or clear the Email notifications check box.
  7. Tap Select ringtone.
  8. Tap the desired ringtone and tap OK.
  9. Tap Vibrate to select the check box and enable or clear the check box and disable vibrate alert.

 

 

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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 Application.
  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 left corner of the screen and then tap the desired account.
  3. Tap the Compose icon in the top right corner of the screen.
  4. At To, enter the recipient’s email address, or tap the Contacts icon to select a contact from one of the following:
    • Contacts
    • Call log
    • Group
    • Favorites
  5. Tap the Attach icon.
  6. Locate and tap the file you want to attach.
  7. When done, tap the Send icon.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Application.
  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 (email) or right corner (Gmail) of the screen and then tap the desired account.
    • Email
      1. Touch and hold the email message you want to delete and then tap Delete.
    • Gmail
      1. Touch and hold the email message you want to delete and then tap Trashcan icon.
  3. Tap OK.

 

 

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