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Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) Email Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification

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Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 1

E-mail use requires an account with an e-mail provider. A data plan for mobile internet is recommended.


Make sure that you have the following data:

  • POP3 server address (to receive e-mail)
  • POP3 username (usually your e-mail address)
  • POP3 password

    Choose Next for step-by-step instructions.

Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 2
  • Go to the Start screen.
  • Choose the menu symbol.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 3
  • Choose Email.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 4
  • If this screen appears, choose the list symbol. Scroll down, choose Settings and then Add account.
  • If this screen does not appear, go to the next step.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 5
  • Choose Email address and enter [[sp_email_address]]
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 6
  • Choose MANUAL SETUP.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 7
  • Choose IMAP.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 8
  • Choose Password and enter [[sp_email_password]]
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 9
  • Choose NEXT.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 10
  • Under Username, enter [[sp_email_username]]
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 11
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Password, enter [[sp_email_password]]
  • Under Server, enter [[sp_email_imap]]
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 12
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Port, enter [[sp_email_imapport]]
  • Under Security type, choose [[sp_email_sectype]].
  • Note: after you have chosen a Security type, the value under Port can change. Make sure that [[sp_email_imapport]] has been entered under Port.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 13
  • Choose NEXT.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose NEXT.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 14
  • Under SMTP server, enter [[sp_email_smtp]]
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 15
  • Scroll down.
  • Under Port, enter [[sp_email_smtpport]]
  • Under Security type, choose [[sp_email_smtp_sectype]].
  • Note: after you have changed Security type, the value under Port can change. Make sure that [[sp_email_smtpport]] has been entered under Port.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 16
  • Scroll down.
  • If Require signin is ticked, untick Require signin.
  • If Require signin is unticked, go to the next step.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 17
  • Choose NEXT.
  • The information will be verified.
  • If an error message is displayed, verify the settings and choose NEXT.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 18
  • Under Sync frequency:, choose an option.
  • Optional: untick one or more options.
  • Choose NEXT.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 19
  • Under Give this account a name, enter [[sp_email_name]]
  • Under Your name, enter your name
  • Choose FINISH.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 20
  • The e-mail account has been configured and is ready for use.
  • Return to the Start screen.
Alcatel Idol 3 (4.7) - Email - Manual configuration IMAP without SMTP verification - Step 21
  • Start screen.
  • Switch off the Alcatel Idol 3 4.7 and restart it in order to activate the settings.
  • E-mail setup successful? Proceed with sending e-mails.
  • If you have any questions or problems, see e-mail problem solving.
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