Email: BlackBerry Bold 9780

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the BlackBerry Bold 9780. 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, scroll to and select All.
  2. Scroll to and select Setup.
  3. Scroll to and select E-mail Accounts.
  4. Select Internet Mail Account.
  5. If necessary,scroll to and select Set up another email account.
  6. Scroll to and select one of the following options:
    • Yahoo!
    • Gmail
    • AOL
    • Windows Live
    • Other
  7. Scroll to the Email address field and enter your password.
    • Note: Passwords are case sensitive.
  8. Scroll to and select Continue,
  9. Scroll to and select Change Settings.
  10. Make the changes you want and then scroll to and select Save.
  11. Scroll down to the Synchronize section.
    • Note: If you selected the Other category, you might not see the Synchronize section and might only be able to select Return to Setup or Set up another email account.
  12. Scroll to and select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the check boxes for items you can synchronize with your device, such as Contacts.
  13. Scroll to and select Continue.
  14. Select OK to complete the activation of the e-mail account.

 

 

Add a BlackBerry account

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

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select All.
  2. Scroll to and select Setup.
  3. Scroll to and select E-mail Accounts.
  4. Scroll to and select Internet Mail Account.
  5. If necessary, scroll to and select Set up another email account.
  6. Scroll to and select Create New Address (name@tmo.blackberry.net)
  7. In the User name field, enter the username that you want to appear before the @ symbol in your BlackBerry e-mail address.
    Note: The username must be 4 characters or longer.
  8. If the username you chose has already been taken, select one of the listed alternative names or enter a new username under Custom and then select Continue.
  9. Scroll to and select Change Settings.
  10. Make the changes you want and then scroll to and select Save.
  11. Scroll to and select Return to Setup.

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, select Messages.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Scroll to and select Options.
  4. Scroll to and select Email Account Management.
  5. Scroll to and select the e-mail address you want to delete.
  6. Select Delete.
  7. Select Yes to confirm.

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

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

 

  1. On the Home screen, click the Sound and Alert Profiles icon.
  2. Click Change Sounds and Alerts
  3. Click Sounds for Selected Profile.
  4. Click to expand the Messages section.
  5. Click the desired email account.
  6. In the Ring Tone, Notifier Tone, or Reminder Tonefield, perform one of the following:
    • Click a tone.
    • To use a song that is on your BlackBerry® device or on a media card, clickAll Music. Find and click a song.
    • To use a voice note that you recorded, click All Voice Notes. Find and click a voice note.
    • To use a preloaded alert, click All Alerts. Find and click an alert.
  7. Press the Menu key.
  8. Scroll to and select Save.

 

 

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Message

Attach a file and send an email

To attach files to email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the icon for your e-mail account.
  2. Press the Menu key.
  3. Select Compose Email.
  4. In the To field, enter the recipient’s e-mail address.
  5. Scroll to Subject.
  6. Enter the subject.
  7. Scroll to the body of the e-mail.
  8. Enter your message.
  9. Press the Menu key.
  10. Scroll to and select Attach File.
  11. Scroll to and select the desired folder.
  12. Scroll to and select the desired file.
  13. Press the Touchpad.
  14. Select Send.

 

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, scroll to and select the icon for your e-mail account.
  2. Scroll to and select the message you want to delete.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Scroll to and select Delete.
  5. Select Delete.

 

 

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