Email: BlackBerry Curve 8520

Learn how to add email accounts and manage messages on the BlackBerry Curve 8520. 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, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Setup Wizard.
  4. Scroll to and select Email Setup.
  5. Scroll to and select I want to create or add an email address.
  6. Scroll to Email address.
  7. Enter your e-mail address.
  8. Scroll to password.
  9. Enter your password.
    Note: Passwords are case sensitive.
  10. Scroll to and select Next.
  11. Select an account type, if prompted.
  12. Enter the following information, if prompted:
    • E-mail server: Enter the e-mail server address for the ISP (example, mail.ispname.com). Contact your ISP if you need more help.
    • Username: Username of the account.
    • Outlook Web Access URL: Enter the Web address for your Microsoft Outlook account.
    • Account Name: Enter the mailbox name for your Microsoft Outlook account.
    • Use SSL: Enable the Secure Sockets Layer encryption for retrieving messages from the account, if your ISP supports it.
  13. Scroll to and select Next.
  14. Select OK to confirm.

 

 

Add a BlackBerry account

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

 

  1. From the main screen, press the Menu key.
  2. Scroll to and select Settings.
  3. Scroll to and select Manage Internet E-mail.
  4. Scroll to Create A BlackBerry Email Address and press the touchpad.
  5. Type the username that you want to appear before the @ symbol in your e-mail address.
    Note: The username must be 4 characters or longer.
    1. Scroll to Next and press the touchpad.
    2. Scroll to OK and press the touchpad.

     

     

    Delete an email account

    To delete an email account, follow these steps:

     

    1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
    2. Scroll to and select Settings.
    3. Scroll to and select Manage Internet Email.
    4. Scroll to and select the email address you want to delete.
    5. Select Delete.
    6. Select Yes to confirm.

     

     

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    Inbox

    Incoming email notification

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

     

    1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
    2. Scroll to and select the Settings icon.
    3. Scroll to and select the Profiles icon.
    4. Scroll to and select Advanced.
    5. Scroll to and select the active profile.
    6. Scroll to and select Messages [your e-mail address].
    7. Scroll to and select Ring Tone.
    8. Perform one of the following actions:
      • Scroll to and select the desired sound.
      • Scroll to Browse… to select a sound from another location.
    9. Press the Menu key.
    10. 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 you e-mail account.
    2. Press the Menu key.
    3. Select Compose Email.
    4. From To, enter the recipient’s e-mail address.
    5. Scroll to Subject.
    6. Enter the subject.
    7. Scroll to the e-mail body.
    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 you e-mail account.
    2. Scroll to and select the message.
    3. Press the Menu key.
    4. Scroll to and select Delete.
    5. Scroll to and select On Mailbox & Handheld or On Handheld.

     

     

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