Email: T-Mobile myTouch 4G

    Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the T-Mobile myTouch 4G. 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, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Mail.
    3. Touch Other (POP3/IMAP).
    4. Enter your e-mail address in the Email address field.
    5. Touch the Password field.
    6. Enter your password.
    7. Touch Next.
      Note: The e-mail server automatically completes account setup for standard Gmail, Hotmail, and Yahoo! POP3 and IMAP accounts.
    8. If desired, enter a name in the Account name field.
    9. Touch Finish setup.

     

     

    Add a Gmail account

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

    1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Gmail.
    3. If desired, review What’s new in Gmail?.
    4. Touch OK.
    5. If prompted, review tips for adding a Google account.
    6. Touch Next.
    7. Touch Sign in.
    8. Touch the Username field.
    9. Enter your username in the form of username@gmail.com.
    10. Touch the Password field.
    11. Enter your password.
    12. Touch Done.
    13. Touch Sign in.

     

     

    Delete an email account

    To delete an email account, follow these steps:

    1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Mail.
    3. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    4. Touch Accounts list.
    5. Locate and touch the e-mail account you want to delete.
    6. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    7. Touch More
    8. Touch Settings.
    9. Touch Delete account.

     

     

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    Inbox

    Incoming email notification

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

    1. From the Home screen, touch the App DrawerApp+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Mail.
    3. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    4. Touch Accounts list.
    5. Locate and touch the e-mail account you want to edit.
    6. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    7. Touch More.
    8. Touch Settings.
    9. Touch Notification settings.
    10. Select from the following options:
      • Email notifications
      • Notification sound
      • Notification vibrate

     

    Turn on or turn off Gmail alerts

    1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Gmail.
    3. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    4. Touch Accounts.
    5. Locate and touch the Gmail account you want to edit.
    6. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    7. Touch More.
    8. Touch Settings.
    9. Under Notification settings, touch to select and edit the following options:
      • Email notifications
      • Select ringtone
      • Vibrate

     

     

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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, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Mail.
    3. If necessary, locate and select the e-mail account you want to use. See How to switch between e-mail accounts
    4. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    5. Touch Compose.
    6. Touch the To field.
    7. Enter the e-mail address or contact name.
      Note: Contacts appear as you enter text.
    8. If the contact appears, touch the contact.
    9. Touch the Subject field.
    10. Enter a subject.
    11. Touch the Compose Mail field.
    12. Enter the text of your e-mail.
    13. Press the Menu Menu+button.png key.
    14. Touch Attach.
    15. Locate and touch the file you want to attach.
    16. When finished, touch Send.

     

     

    Delete emails

    To delete email messages, follow these steps:

    1. From the Home screen, touch the App Drawer App+Drawer.png.
    2. Touch Mail.
    3. If necessary, locate and select the e-mail account you want to use. See How to switch between e-mail accounts.
    4. Scroll to, touch, and hold the e-mail message you want to delete.
    5. Touch Delete.

     

     

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