Email: LG Optimus T

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the LG Optimus T. 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, tap the Applications tab.
  2. Tap Email.
    • Note: If you are adding your first e-mail account, skip to step 7.
  3.   Press the Menu key.
  4.   Tap Accounts.
  5.   Press the Menu key.
  6.   Tap Add account.
  7.   Under Email Service Providers, tap MS Exchange.
  8.   Enter your email address.
  9.   Tap Password.
  10.   Enter your password.
  11.   Tap Done to close the keyboard.
  12.   Tap Next.
  13.   Enter Domain and Server settings.
  14.   Tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the Use secure connection (SSL) check box.
  15.   Tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the Accept all SSL certificates check box.
  16.   Tap Done.
  17.   Tap Next.
  18.   Tap the Email checking frequency drop-down menu.
  19.   Tap one of the following options:
    • Automatic (Push)
    • Never
    • Every 5 minutes
    • Every 10 minutes
    • Every 15 minutes
    • Every 30 minutes
    • Every hour
  20.    Tap the Amount to synchronize drop-down menu.
  21.    Tap one of the following options:
    • One day
    • Three days
    • One week
    • Two weeks
    • One month
  22.    Tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the following check boxes:
    • Send email from the account by default
    • Notify me when email arrives
    • Sync contacts from this account
    • Sync calendar from the account
  23.    Tap Next.
  24.    Enter a name for the account.
  25.    Tap Done.

Add a [BlackBerry, Gmail, Live] account

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

  1. From the Home screen, tap the Applications tab.
  2. Tap Email.
    • Note: If you are adding your first e-mail account, skip to step 7.
  3. Press the Menu key.
  4. Tap Accounts.
  5. Press the Menu key.
  6. Tap Add account.
  7. Under Email Service Provider, tap @Others.
  8. Enter your e-mail address.
  9. Tap Password.
  10. Enter your password.
  11. Tap Done to close the keyboard.
  12. Tap Next.
  13. Tap OK, if necessary.
  14. If desired, change the name of the account.
  15. Enter the name you want to display on outgoing messages.
  16. Tap Done to close the keyboard.
  17. Tap Done.

 

 

 

 

Delete an email account

To delete an email account, follow these steps:

 

  1. Tap Applications.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Press MENU.
  4. Tap ACCOUNTS.
  5. Tap and hold the email account you wish to delete.
  6. Tap REMOVE ACCOUNT.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

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Inbox

Incoming email notification

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

  1.   From the Home screen, tap the Applications tab.
  2.   Tap Email.
  3.   Press the Menu key.
  4.   Tap Accounts.
  5.   Tap the desired e-mail account.
  6.   Press the Menu key.
  7.   Tap Account settings.
  8.   Tap Select ringtone.
  9.   Tap the desired ringtone.
  10.   Tap OK.
  11.   Tap Vibrate.
  12.   Tap one of the following options:
    • Always
    • Only when silent
    • Never
  13.   Tap to select (turn on) or clear (turn off) the Email notifications check box.

 

 

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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, tap the Applications tab.
  2.   Tap Email.
  3.   Press the Menu key.
  4.   Tap Accounts.
  5.   Tap the desired e-mail account.
  6.   Press the Menu key.
  7.   Tap Compose.
  8.   At To, enter the contact’s name.
       Note: You can also enter the e-mail address if the contact is not in your phone book.
  9.   Tap the contact in the list.
  10.   Tap the Enter key on your on-screen keyboard.
  11.   Enter your subject.
  12.   Tap Next.
  13.   Enter your e-mail message.
  14.   Press the Menu key.
  15.   Tap Add attachment.
  16.   Tap one of the following options:
    • Pictures
    • Capture picture
    • Videos
    • Capture video
    • Audio
    • Record audio
    • Others
  17.   Add the desired attachment.
  18.   Tap Send.

 

Delete emails

To delete email messages, follow these steps:

 

  1.    From the Home screen, tap the Applications tab.
  2.    Tap Email.
  3.    Press the Menu key.
  4.    Tap Accounts.
  5.    Tap the desired e-mail account.
  6.    Touch and hold the email message that you want to delete.
  7.    Tap Delete.

 

 

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