Email: Dell Streak 7

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the Dell Streak 7. 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:

 

POP or IMAP acount

  1. From any Home screen, tap the ApplicationsApplications Icon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the Email address field to open the on-screen keyboard.
  4. Enter your e-mail address.
  5. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
  6. Tap Next.
    Note: The e-mail server automatically completes account setup for standard Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo! POP3 and IMAP accounts.
  7. If desired, enter an account name.
  8. Enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  9. Tap Done.

 

Exchange account

  1. From any Home screen, tap the ApplicationsApplications Icon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Email.
    Note: If you have already set up another e-mail account, tap the Menu key. Tap Accounts, tap the Menu key, and then tap Add account.
  3. Tap the Email address field to open the on-screen keyboard.
  4. Enter your e-mail address.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
  7. Tap Manual setup.
  8. Tap Exchange.
  9. Enter the Exchange domain, server address, and security type.
    Note: Contact your system administrator if you do not have this information.
  10. Tap Next.
  11. Tap the Account name field.
  12. Enter a name for your account.
  13. Enter the name you would like to appear on outgoing e-mails.
  14. Tap Done.
  15. Tap Next.
  16. Tap Finish.

 

 

Add a Gmail account

To set up a Gmail email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications Applications Icon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Gmail.
  3. Tap Next.
  4. Tap one of the following options:
    • Create
      1. Tap the First name field to open the on-screen keyboard.
      2. Enter your first name.
      3. Tap the Last name field and enter your last name.
      4. Tap the Username field and enter the name you want before the @ symbol in your e-mail address.
      5. Tap the Enter key on the on-screen keyboard.
      6. Tap Next.
      7. Tap the Type a password field and enter a password.
      8. Tap the Confirm password field and re-enter the password
      9. Tap the Enter key on the on-screen keyboard.
      10. Tap Next.
      11. Tap the Security question drop-down menu.
      12. Tap the desired security question.
      13. Tap the Answer field and enter your answer.
      14. Tap the Secondary Email field and enter a backup e-mail address.
      15. Tap the Enter key on the on-screen keyboard,
      16. Tap Create.
    • Sign In
      1. Tap the Username field to open the on-screen keyboard.
      2. Enter your Google mail username.
      3. Tap the Password field and enter your password.
      4. Tap the Enter key on the on-screen keyboard.
      5. Tap Sign In.
  5. Tap Next.
  6. Tap Finish setup.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications Applications Icon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. Tap Accounts.
  5. Tap and hold the email account you want to remove.
  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 the Applications Applications Icon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. If you are in the Inbox for a different account, tap the Menu key and then tap Accounts.
  4. Tap the e-mail account you want to edit.
  5. Tap the Menu key.
  6. Tap Account settings.
  7. Under Notification settings, tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the Email notifications check box.
  8. Tap and edit one or more of the following options:
    1. Select ringtone
    2. Vibrate

 

 

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

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications Applications Icon.jpg icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. If you are in the Inbox for a different account, tap the Menu key and then tap Accounts.
  4. Tap the e-mail account you want to use.
  5. Touch and hold the e-mail message you want to delete.
  6. Tap Delete.

 

 

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