Email: T-Mobile G-Slate

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the T-Mobile G-Slate. 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 Apps.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. If necessary, tap the Menu icon, tap Account settings and then tap Add account.
  4. Tap the Email address field to open the on-screen keyboard.
  5. Enter your e-mail address.
  6. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. Note: The e-mail server automatically completes account setup for standard Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo! accounts.
  9. Review and adjust account options, if desired.
  10. Tap Next.
  11. Enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  12. Tap Next.

 

 

Add a [BlackBerry, Gmail, Live] account

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Choose one of the following options:
    • Sign in to an existing account.
    1. Tap the Email field to open the on-screen keyboard.
    2. Enter your Google mail username in the form of username@gmail.com.
    3. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
    4. Tap Sign in.
    5. Tap Done.
    • Create a new Gmail account.
        1. Tap Create account.
        2. Tap the Email field and enter the name you want before the @ symbol in your e-mail address.
        3. Tap the First name field and enter your first name.
        4. Tap the Last name field and enter your last name.
        5. Tap Next.
        6. Tap the Enter a password field and enter a password.
        7. Tap the Confirm password field and re-enter the password.
        8. Tap Next.
        9. Tap the Security Question drop-down menu.
        10. Tap the desired security question.
        11. Tap the Answer field and enter your answer.
        12. Tap the Recovery Address field and enter a backup e-mail address.
        13. Tap Next.
        14. Review the Google Terms of Service and tap I agree, Next.
        15. If prompted, enter the security word you see in the picture.
        16. Tap Next.
        17. Tap Done.
        18. Read the Terms of Service and then tap I accept. Create my account.

     

     

    Delete an email account

    To delete an email account, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, press Menu.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Accounts & sync.
    4. Tap Manage accounts.
    5. Tap on account.
    6. Tap Remove account.

     

     

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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 Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. If you are in the Inbox for a different account, tap the account name and then tap the account you want to edit.
    4. Tap the Menu icon.
    5. Tap Account settings.
    6. Under Notification settings, tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the Email notifications check box.
    7. Tap Select ringtone.
    8. Scroll to and tap the ringtone you want.

     

     

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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 Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. If you are in the Inbox for a different account, tap the account name and then tap the account you want to use.
    4. Tap the Compose icon.
    5. Tap the To field to open the on-screen keyboard.
    6. Enter the recipient’s e-mail address.
    7. Tap the Subject field and enter a subject.
    8. Tap the Compose Mail text area and enter your message.
    9. Tap the Add attachment icon.
    10. Locate and tap to select the file you want to attach.
    11. Tap Send.

     

     

    Delete emails

    To delete email messages, follow these steps:

     

    1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
    2. Tap Email.
    3. If you are in the Inbox for a different account, tap the account name and then tap the account you want to use.
    4. Touch and drag the e-mail message to the Trash folder and release when the Trash folder turns red.

     

     

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